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1/6 stater of Kyzikos with head of Athena above tunny fish

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Obverse: Head of Athena to left in crested helmet. Below: tunny left. Reverse: Four-part incuse.

Provenance

Purchased of Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Archaic or Early Classical Period, 500–460 B.C.

Mint

Kyzikos, Mysia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1447.

Dimensions

Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.68 gm.

Accession Number

04.1293

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins