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1/6 stater of Kyzikos with head of goat and tunny fish

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Obverse: Head of a goat to left. Below, tunny upwards to right. Reverse: Quadripartite mill-sail incuse.

Provenance

By 1961: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa.; December 13, 1961: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 150-.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Late Archaic or Early Classical Period, about 500–450 B.C.

Mint

Kyzikos, Mysia

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 149.

Dimensions

Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 2.65 gm.

Accession Number

61.1190

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins