Coin of Gergis with head of Sibyl Herophile

Greek
Classical Period
about 400–350 B.C.


Mint: Troas, Gergis

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 3.90 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

64.1391

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Sibyl Herophile, laureate.
Reverse: Sphinx seated right.
Inscription in Greek.
In exergue, uncertain object.

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