Coin of Hieropolis-Kastabala with head of Tyche

Greek
Hellenistic or Early Imperial Period
2nd–1st century B.C.


Mint: Cilicia, Hieropolis-Kastabala

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 7.73 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1975.302

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Turreted head of Tyche right.
Monogram in Greek at left.
Reverse: Goddess of Hieropolis enthroned left, scepter in left hand.
Below throne, eagle.
Inscription in Greek in left and right fields.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1975: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; March 25, 1975: purchased from Robert E. Hecht, Jr. by Mary B. Comstock for MFA; gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA, April 9, 1975

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock