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Coin of Side with head of Athena

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Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena right. Reverse: Nike to left holding wreath in right hand, palm in left. Inscription in Greek in left field, downwards. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

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 Period, about 1st century B.C.

Mint

Side, Pamphylia

Dimensions

Diameter: 14.5 mm. Weight: 2.60 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1219

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins