Coin of Amorium with head of Zeus

Greek
Hellenistic Period
After 133 B.C.


Mint: Phrygia, Amorium

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 8.39 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1167

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Within oak wreath, laureate head of Zeus right.
Reverse: Eagle, wings closed, stands right on thunderbolt. Caduceus across left wing.
Inscriptions in Greek in exergue and at left and right.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour