Coin of Katane with head of Zeus Ammon
3rd–2nd century B.C.
Mint: Sicily, Katane
Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 8.42 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Zeus Ammon, laureate, to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Aequitas stands, head left, scales in right hand, cornucopia in left.
Monograms at left and right.
By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour