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Stater of Ionian Revolt with forepart of winged boar

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Obverse: Forepart of winged boar to right. Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Late Archaic Period, 498–494 B.C.

Mint

Klazomenai, Ionia (Ionian Revolt)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1811.

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 13.97 gm.

Accession Number

01.5560

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins