Coin of Kingdom of Galatia with head of Zeus

Greek
Late Hellenistic Period (?)
about 64–40 B.C.


Mint: Galatia (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 5.03 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

64.1431

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right.
Reverse: Eagle, wings spread, head right, stands on thunderbolt.
Monogram in left field

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