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Coin of Mylasa with trotting horse

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Obverse: Horse to right, trotting. Reverse: Ornamented trident, downwards. M Y

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, Hellenistic Period, 2nd century B.C or later

Mint

Mylasa, Caria

Dimensions

Diameter: 12.5 mm. Weight: 1.38 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1377

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins