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Coin of Thyateira with head of Apollo

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Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right. Reverse: Double-axe. Inscription in Greek above and in left and right fields. (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, Before 190 B.C. (?)

Mint

Thyateira, Lydia

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 4.18 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

64.1284

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins