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Coin of Alexandreia Troas with head of Apollo

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Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right. Reverse: Horse grazing left on ground line. Uncertain object below horse. Thunderbolt in exergue. Inscription in Greek around. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 3rd–2nd century B.C.

Mint

Alexandreia Troas, Troas

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 4.44 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1384

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins