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Coin of Termessos with head of Zeus

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Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right. Reverse: Free horse galloping left. Inscription in Greek above and below. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

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, Late Hellenistic Period, about 71–36 B.C.

Mint

Termessos, Pisidia

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 4.81 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.1257

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins