Coin of Alexandreia Troas with head of Apollo

Greek
Hellenistic Period
261–246 B.C.


Mint: Troas, Alexandreia Troas

Dimensions

Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 5.05 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

66.50

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right.
Reverse: Horse grazing left.
Inscription in Greek above horse. Monogram below.
In exergue, thunderbolt.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, February 9, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour