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Coin of Hieropolis-Kastabala with head of Tyche

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Obverse: Turreted head of Tyche right. Monogram in Greek at left. Reverse: Goddess of Hieropolis enthroned left, scepter in left hand. Below throne, eagle. Inscription in Greek in left and right fields. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions and monogram)

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1975: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; March 25, 1975: purchased from Robert E. Hecht, Jr. by Mary B. Comstock for MFA; gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA, April 9, 1975

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock

Greek, Hellenistic or Early Imperial Period, 2nd–1st century B.C.

Mint

Hieropolis-Kastabala, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 7.73 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1975.302

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins