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1/96 stater of Asia Minor with head of lion

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Obverse: Head of a lion. Reverse: Rough incuse square.

Provenance

By date unknown: with C. T. Seltman; October 2, 1919: purchased by MFA from C. T. Seltman for $ 101.25 (this is the total purchase price for MFA 19.1333-19.1335)

Credit Line

Horace Wayland Wadleigh Fund

Greek, Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period, Late 7th–6th century B.C.

Mint

Uncertain, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1789.

Dimensions

Diameter: 5 mm. Weight: 0.16 gm.

Accession Number

19.1333

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins