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Coin of Phaselis with prow of galley

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Obverse: Prow of galley to right. Reverse: Stern of galley to left. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 35); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Late Classical or Hellenistic Period, 4th–3rd century B.C.

Mint

Phaselis, Lycia

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.5 mm. Weight: 4.15 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.821

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins