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Coin of Kingdom of Galatia with head of Zeus

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Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right. Reverse: Eagle, wings spread, head right, stands on thunderbolt. Monogram in left field (see media screen for monogram)

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 Period (?), about 64–40 B.C.

Mint

Galatia (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 5.03 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

64.1431

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins