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Stater of Phaselis with prow of galley, struck under Kritolas

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Obverse: Forepart of a galley to right. Cicada (?) at right. Ketos (sea monster) to right, below. Rev: Stern of a galley to right. Above: wreath. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By 1962: with Leu and Company's Bank Ltd., Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; June 6, 1962: purchased by MFA from Leu and Company's Bank, Ltd. for $ 275.00

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Late Classical Period, about 360 B.C.

Mint

Phaselis, Lycia

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 237.

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 10.23 gm. Die Axis: 3

Accession Number

62.571

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins