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Coin of Caria with three Macedonian shields, struck under Eupolemos

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Obverse: Three Macedonian shields overlapped. Reverse: Sword in sheath with strap. Inscription in Greek. (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, Early Hellenistic Period, 314 B.C.

Mint

Mylasa, Caria (Satrapy)

Dimensions

Diameter: 16.5 mm. Weight: 4.27 gm.

Accession Number

64.1376

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins