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Tetradrachm of Arados with bust of Tyche

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Obverse: Bust of Tyche to right, in turreted mural crown; veil falling to shoulders; hair rolled and in chignon; border of dots. Reverse: Nike standing to left; leg flexed; aphlaston upwards in extended right hand; in lowered left hand, palm branch over left shoulder; hair on knot on top of head; in...

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Credit Line

Source unidentified

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 64–63 B.C.

Mint

Arados, Phoenicia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2199.

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 14.34 gm.

Accession Number

01.7075.3

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins