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Coin of Eumeneia with head of Dionysos, struck under Mikkalos

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Obverse: Head of young Dionysos right, with wreath of ivy-leaves and berries. Reverse: Tripod. Above and on each side, a star. Attached on left side of tripod a double axe with serpent around the handle and on right side a filleted laurel branch. Inscriptions in Greek. (see media screen for...

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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, about 133–44 B.C.


Eumeneia, Phrygia


Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 9.37 gm. Die Axis: 12

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The Ancient World


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