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Coin of Zeleia with head of Artemis

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Obverse: Head of Artemis wearing stephane right. Reverse: Corn wreath, within which a symbol. Inscription in Greek flanking symbol. (see media screen for Greek inscription and symbol)

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 Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, about 350–300 B.C.

Mint

Zeleia, Troas

Dimensions

Diameter: 11.5 mm. Weight: 1.35 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1397

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins