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Stater of Ioulis with bunch of grapes and a dolphin

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Obverse: Triangular bunch of grapes with extra grapes at left, at right, a dolphin head down. Reverse: Incuse square divided by broad diagonal lines.


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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Archaic Period, about 515–480 B.C.


Ioulis, Keos (Aegean Islands)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1286.


Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 12.26 gm.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins