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1/12 stater of Asia Minor with mill-sail design

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Obverse: Mill-sail design in relief, of the type that is normally incuse. Reverse: Mill-sail incuse square.

Provenance

By date unknown: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 3 Robert Street, Adelphi, London W.C. 2; purchased by MFA from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., February 12, 1959, for £ 25/-/-

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Archaic Period, 6th century B.C.

Mint

Uncertain, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 163.

Dimensions

Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 1.26 gm.

Accession Number

59.43

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins