Coin of Gaziura with head of Zeus
about 120–63 B.C.
Mint: Pontus, Gaziura
Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 18.95 gm. Die Axis: 11
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right.
Reverse: Eagle stands on thunderbolt, head right.
Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour