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Tetrobol of Kromna with head of Zeus

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Obverse: Head of Zeus left, laureate. Reverse: Female bust (the Tyche of the City) left, wearing turreted stephanos, and necklace; hair rolled. Drapery on neck. In field above: swastika. [inscription]. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

Total purchase price for 30.48-30.65 = $ 1,042.20

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

Greek, Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, 340–300 B.C.

Mint

Kromna, Paphlagonia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1363.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 3.57 gm.

Accession Number

30.51

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins