Coin of Amisos with bust of Artemis

Greek
Hellenistic Period
121–63 B.C.


Mint: Pontus, Amisos

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 7.95 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1301

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Draped bust of Artemis right, quiver over shoulder.
Reverse: Tripod, with lebes.
Inscription in Greek in left and right fields.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour