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Coin of Etenna with two men fighting

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Obverse: Two men fighting. The one at right has a curved knife. Reverse: Maenad? advancing right holding serpent. Behind, oinochoe? ET EN

Provenance

By 1964: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 1st century B.C.

Mint

Etenna, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 4.83 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.964

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins