Coin of Apollonia Mordiaeum in alliance with Lycian city with head of deified Alexander the Great

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 211–217


Mint: Pisidia and Lycia, Apollonia Mordiaeum and Lycian city (Alliance)

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 17.61 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.556

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Alexander-Herakles wearing lionskin right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: City goddesses standing, holding sceptres and clasping right hands.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour