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Coin of Eumeneia with bust of Athena

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Obverse: Helmeted bust of Athena right. Reverse: Nike advancing left, wreath in right hand, palm in left. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: 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, 2nd century B.C.

Mint

Eumeneia, Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 8.08 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1183

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins