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1/6 stater of Kyzikos with forepart of winged stag and tunny fish

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Obverse: Forepart of deer with curled wings, jumping to left. Tunny fish diagonally head down at left. Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, millsail type.


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. 1550); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Archaic Period, 550–500 B.C.


Kyzikos, Mysia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1435.


Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.62 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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