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Coin of Amisos with head of Artemis

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Obverse: Laureate head of Artemis right, quiver behind shoulder. Reverse: Stag standing. Tree behind. Inscription in Greek in right field, downwards. (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, 121–63 B.C.

Mint

Amisos, Pontus

Dimensions

Diameter: 13.5 mm. Weight: 2.07 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1300

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins