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Coin of Epikteteis with male bust

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Obverse: Draped male bust right, wearing crested helmet. Reverse: Horse walks right. Above, pileus of Dioskouros, topped by star. Inscription in Greek at right. Monogram and Greek letter delta below. (see media screen for monogram and Greek inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic Period, After 133 B.C.

Mint

Epikteteis, Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 6.75 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

65.529

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins