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Coin of Kyzikos with head of Kore

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Obverse: Head of Kore, wearing corn wreath, right. Reverse: Tripod. Radiate disc behind; tunny below; monogram right. Inscription in Greek in field at left and right. (see media screen for monogram and 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 Hellenistic Period, 4th–3rd century B.C.

Mint

Kyzikos, Mysia

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 5.58 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1330

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins