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Coin of Kingdom of Galatia with bust of Artemis, struck under Amyntas

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Obverse: Draped bust of Artemis right, wearing stephane, quiver and bow at neck. Reverse: Stag stands right. Inscription in Greek around. (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, Late Hellenistic or Early Imperial Period, 36–25 B.C.

Mint

Galatia (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 4.48 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1432

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins