Coin of Laodikeia with head of Laodike (?)

Greek
Hellenistic Period
After 133 B.C.


Mint: Phrygia, Laodikeia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 6.50 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

64.1190

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Female head (Laodike?) to right, wearing stephane.
Reverse: Double cornucopiae with corn and fruit. Fillet binds them and hangs down on left side.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour