Coin of Gergis with head of Sibyl Herophile

Greek
Classical Period
about 400–350 B.C.


Mint: Troas, Gergis

Dimensions

Diameter: 12.5 mm. Weight: 1.41 gm. Die Axis: 10

Accession Number

64.1392

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Sibyl Herophile, laureate and wearing necklace.
Reverse: Sphinx seated right.
Inscription in Greek.

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