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Stater of Lycia with lion, struck under Kuprlli (Kuperlis)

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Obverse: Lion lies to left on ground line, head turned right. Reverse: Triskeles, within linear border. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Classical Period, about 450–430 B.C.

Mint

Lycia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 9.08 gm.

Accession Number

65.507

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins