Coin of Kingdom of Thrace with head of Apollo, struck under Adaios

Greek
Hellenistic Period
Late 3rd century B.C.


Mint: Thrace (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 9.27 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

65.832

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right.
Reverse: Tripod.
Two monograms at left.
Inscription in Greek.

Ruler: Adaeus

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour