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Coin of Amisos with head of Apollo

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Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right. Reverse: Tripod with lebes. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, February 9, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 120–63 B.C.

Mint

Amisos, Pontus

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 2.73 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

66.45

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins