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1/3 stater of Phaselis with prow of galley

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Obverse: Prow of a galley to right, with ram in shape of forepart of a boar. Three dots above. Reverse: Stern of a galley to right, within incuse square. Inscription in Greek above, within incuse. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; September 19, 1962: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., for $ 50-- (total price for 62.639–62.655 = $ 2300-)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Early Classical Period, Before 466 B.C.

Mint

Phaselis, Lycia

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 236.

Dimensions

Diameter: 12.5 mm. Weight: 3.48 gm. Die Axis: 2

Accession Number

62.643

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins