Coin of Kingdom of Syria with head of Apollo, struck under Achaios

Greek
Hellenistic Period
220–214 B.C.


Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Sardis (Lydia)

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 4.98 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1275

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right.
Reverse: Eagle. Palm branch behind.
Inscriptions in Greek in left and right fields.

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