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Coin of Kingdom of Thrace with heads of Zeus and Hera, struck under Mostis

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Obverse: Heads of Zeus and Hera. Reverse: Eagle on thunderbolt. Monogram in field at right. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription and monogram)

Provenance

By 1964: H. von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from H. von Aulock, June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic Period, about 200 B.C. or later

Mint

Thrace (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 5.36 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

64.962

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins