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1/6 stater of Phokaia with standing ram

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Obverse: Ram to right, scratching his head with right hind foot. Seal below. Reverse: Incuse square similar to millsail.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; June 11,1908: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Greek, Late Archaic Period, about 500–494 (?) B.C.

Mint

Phokaia, Ionia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1901.

Dimensions

Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 2.53 gm.

Accession Number

08.476

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins