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Coin of Tarsos with bust of Tyche

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Obverse: Draped, veiled, turreted bust of Tyche to right. In field, Greek letter delta. Reverse: Monument with garlanded base on which is pyramidal structure containing Sandan standing right on animal between two altars. Eagle with wings spread on top of pyramid. Three monograms at...

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By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 167); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic Period or later, about 164 B.C. or later


Tarsos, Cilicia


Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 12.63 gm. Die Axis: 12

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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