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Coin of Kyzikos with head of Kore

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Obverse: Head of Kore right, wearing corn wreath. Reverse: Tripod. Radiate disc above. Tunny below (?). 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, Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, 4th century B.C.

Mint

Kyzikos, Mysia

Dimensions

Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 1.27 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1329

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins