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Coin of Stratonikeia with head of Hekate, struck under Nikeon

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Obverse: Laureate head of Hekate right, topped by crescent. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Pegasos galloping left. Inscriptions in Greek around and in right field. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, October 10, 1962

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht

Greek, Hellenistic Period, after 81 B.C.

Mint

Stratonikeia, Caria

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.5 mm. Weight: 3.17 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.1260

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins