Coin of Ephesos with bee

Greek
Hellenistic Period
3rd century B.C.


Mint: Ionia, Ephesos

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 4.13 gm.

Accession Number

88.83

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bee within wreath.
Inscription 
Reverse: Stag standing to right by palm tree.
Inscription in Greek around.

Provenance

By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation