Stater of Lyttos with bust of Zeus
about 200 B.C.
Mint: Crete, Lyttos
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 122.
Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 16.14 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Zeus to right.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Eagle standing to right, with wings half spread, rudder and galley(?) beneath feet.
Inscription in Greek at right.
By 1962: with Euripides Sepheriades, Geneva, Switzerland; June 6, 1962: purchased by MFA from Euripides Sepheriades for $ 250.00
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour