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1/3 stater with forepart of a ram

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Obverse: Forepart of ram to left. Reverse: Two square incuses, side by side.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Late Orientalizing or Early Archaic Period, about 600 B.C.

Mint

uncertain, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1758.

Dimensions

Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 4.73 gm.

Accession Number

01.5559

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins