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

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Obverse: Head of a ram to left; three part flower springing from middle of neck, and apparently also from upper edge of neck. Tunny fish diagonally above, head down. Reverse: Irregular quadripartite incuse square.


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. 1557); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Archaic Period, Before 550 B.C.


Kyzikos, Mysia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1395.


Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 2.70 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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