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Stater of Kyzikos with head of Kabeiros above tunny fish

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Obverse: Head of bearded Kabeiros to left in pointed pilos with laurel wreath. The long hair falls on his neck. Tunny fish to left below. Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, millsail type, granulated.


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. 1486); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 400–330 B.C.


Kyzikos, Mysia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1552.


Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 15.93 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins