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Coin of Thyateira with head of Herakles

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Obverse: Head of Herakles, bearded. Reverse: Lion and inscription.

Provenance

By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation

Greek, Hellenistic Period, late 2nd century B.C.

Mint

Thyateira, Lydia

Dimensions

Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 1.62 gm.

Accession Number

88.88

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins