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Coin of Parion with head of youth

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Obverse: Head of youth right. Reverse: Bull, head lowered, to left. Below, star at right, at left, monogram. Inscription in Greek above. (see media screen for Greek inscription and monogram)

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 or Early Imperial Period, 2nd–1st century B.C.

Mint

Parion, Mysia

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 9.08 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

64.1351

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins