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Coin of Sagalassus with bust of Athena

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Obverse: Bust of Athena right, wearing crested helmet. Reverse: Bust of Mên right, wearing Phrygian cap, crescent behind shoulders. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By 1983: with Jeffrey Spier, 1750 Central Avenue, Wilmette, Illinois 60091; purchased by MFA from Jeffrey Spier, January 18, 1984

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Early Imperial Period, 1st century B.C.–1st century A.D.

Mint

Sagalassus, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 16.5 mm. Weight: 3.43 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

1984.38

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins