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Stater of Lycia with forepart of boar

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Obverse: Forepart of a boar to right, with right foreleg visible. Reverse: Incuse, irregular in shape.

Provenance

By 1957: with A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., 3 Robert Street, Adelphi, London, W.C. 2; purchased by MFA for £ 30- from A. H. Baldwin & Sons, Ltd., November 14, 1957

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Archaic Period, about 520–480 B.C.

Mint

Lycia

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 207.

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 8.73 gm.

Accession Number

57.689

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins