Coin of Kingdom of Galatia with head of Herakles, struck under Amyntas

Greek
Late Hellenistic or Early Imperial Period
36–25 B.C.


Mint: Galatia (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 6.45 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.1248

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Herakles, bearded, to right.
Behind, club and Greek letter.
Reverse: Lion walking right.
Inscription in Greek above and below.

Provenance

By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, October 10, 1962

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.