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Coin of Laodikeia with head of Laodike (?)

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Obverse: Female head (Laodike?) to right, wearing stephane. Reverse: Double cornucopiae with corn and fruit. Fillet binds them and hangs down on left side. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: 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, Hellenistic Period, After 133 B.C.

Mint

Laodikeia, Phrygia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 6.50 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.1190

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins