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1/24 stater of Klazomenai (?) with head of ram

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Obverse: Head of ram to right. Reverse: Irregular incuse, knob in center.

Provenance

By date unknown: Whittall Collection; 1858: Sotheby Sale (Whittall Collection), no. 399 (according to Regling and Brett); by date unknown: Babington Collection; 1891: Sotheby Sale (Babington Collection), no. 215 (according to Regling and Brett); 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. 1729); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period, 6th century B.C.

Mint

Klazomenai (?), Ionia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1755.

Dimensions

Diameter: 8 mm. Weight: 0.62 gm.

Accession Number

04.1557

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins