Coin of Hierapolis-Kastabala? with head of Tarkondimotos I

Greek
Late Hellenistic Period
about 39–31 B.C.


Mint: Cilicia, Hierapolis-Kastabala?

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.5 mm. Weight: 8.21 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

1990.332

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Diademed head of King Tarkondimotos I to right.
Reverse: Zeus seated left, holding Nike on right hand, scepter in left.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By date unknown: with Bank Leu AG, In Gassen 20, Zurich, Switzerland (Leu auction 50, Hotel Savoy-Baur en Ville, Zurich, April 25, 1990, lot 190); purchased at the Leu auction by Dennis P. Devine, 24 Meroke Lane, Rocky Point, New York 11778; June 27, 1990: purchased by MFA from Dennis P. Devine

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour