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Drachm of Kyzikos with head of Apollonis (?)

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Obverse: Laureate head of Apollonis (?) to right. Reverse: Within oak wreath, torch and two monograms. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III in the name of Cornelius Adrian Comstock Vermeule to MFA, December 19, 1984

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III in the Name of Cornelius Adrian Comstock Vermeule

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

Mint

Kyzikos, Mysia

Dimensions

Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 16.91 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1984.816

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins