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Stater of Lycia with forepart of boar, struck under Täththiväibi (Tethviebi)

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Obverse: Forepart of boar kneeling to left. Triple line, middle one beaded, at edge of body. Reverse: In incuse square, a tetraskeles about a circle. Around, [inscription]. Beaded square border. (see media screen for inscription)

Provenance

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. 1228); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Early Classical Period, 480–460 B.C.

Mint

Antiphellos (?), Lycia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2084.

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 8.55 gm.

Accession Number

04.1119

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins