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Coin of Gazioura with head of Ares

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Obverse: Helmeted head of Ares right. Reverse: Sword in sheath, with strap. Inscription in Greek in left and right fields. (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, Hellenistic Period, 121–63 B.C.

Mint

Gazioura, Pontus

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 7.30 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.1305

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins