Coin of Ilion with head of Athena

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


Mint: Troas, Ilion

Dimensions

Diameter: 12.5 mm. Weight: 1.56 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.1393

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena, three-quarters right.
Reverse: Athena Ilias stands right, spear on right shoulder, distaff in left hand.
At right, monogram. 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