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Drachm of Teuthrania with head of Apollo, struck under Prokles I

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Obverse: Head of Apollo to left, wearing taenia. Reverse: Head of Prokles to right, wearing Persian headdress. Monogram at right. Behind head: Greek legend.

Provenance

By 2000: with Leu Numismatics, In Gassen 20, CH-8001 Zurich, Switzerland; purchased on behalf of MFA by Classical Numismatic Group, Inc, P.O. Box 479, Lancaster, Pa. 17608-0479 at Leu Numismatics auction 77, May 11, 2000, lot 278; purchased by MFA from Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., June 21, 2000

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Classical Period, Late 5th century B.C.

Mint

Teuthrania, Mysia (Satraps)

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 3.32 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

2000.638

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins