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Coin of Side with head of Athena

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Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena to right. Reverse: Pomegranate.

Provenance

1909: purchased at Adalia by Arthur M. Woodward; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 3rd century B.C.

Mint

Side, Pamphylia

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 4.68 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.2940

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins