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1/6 stater of Kyzikos with kneeling man holding tunny fish

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Obverse: Nude bearded man kneeling left, holding a tunny downwards in extended right hand, the left above his right thigh. Reverse: Mill-sail incuse, granulated.

Provenance

Received in exchange for C. & M. 1081, 09/08/1904

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

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

Mint

Kyzikos, Mysia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1488.

Dimensions

Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 2.65 gm.

Accession Number

04.1602

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins