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Coin of Poimanenon with head of Zeus

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Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right. Reverse: Thunderbolt. Inscriptions in Greek in field and below. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection (von Aulock Sylloge, no.1434); 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, 1st century B.C.

Mint

Poimanenon, Mysia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 7.75 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1357

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins