Coin of Hierapolis with bust of Athena
2nd–early 3rd century A.D.
Mint: Asia: Phrygia, Hierapolis
Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 3.09 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Athena, wearing helmet and aegis, right.
Reverse: Nemesis standing left, holds bridle in left hand and with right plucks at chiton.
Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour