Stater of Sikyon with Chimaera
Mint: Sikyonia (Peloponnesos), Sikyon
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1178.
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 12.06 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Chimaera to right on line, left forepaw raised.
Inscription in Greek between legs.
Reverse: Within olive wreath: dove flying to right one wing above, one below.
Inscription below tail.
Olive wreath border tied at left.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 899); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund