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Tetradrachm of Aegeae with bust of Tyche

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Obverse: Draped bust of Tyche to right, wearing walled crown. Reverse: Athena standing to left, spear and shield in left hand. On her right hand, small Victory reaching up with wreath. In field at left, club and Greek letters. At right: Greek letter delta. Below: Greek letters to indicate...

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Provenance

By 1997: Anonymous Private Collection; Anonymous Gift to MFA, September 17, 1997

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Roman Provincial, Late Republican Period, 44–30 B.C.

Mint

Aegeae, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 14.56 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1997.164

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins