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Coin of Seleukeia-in-Pieria with head of Zeus

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Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right. Reverse: Thunderbolt and monogram Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription and monogram)

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 2nd century B.C.

Mint

Seleukeia-in-Pieria, Syria

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 13.17 gm.

Accession Number

65.542

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins