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Stater of Side with pomegranate

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Obverse: Pomegranate on stem; border of dots. Reverse: Head of Athena to right, in Corinthian crested helmet; hair in a series of short, twisted curls; above right, an olive sprig upwards; truncation dotted; square incuse.


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. 1241); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 460–440 B.C.


Side, Pamphylia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2103.


Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 10.43 gm.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins