Coin of Mesembria with helmet

Greek
Hellenistic Period
250–200 B.C.


Mint: Thrace, Mesembria

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 6.02 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

1998.55

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Helmet to right.
Reverse: Shield.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1998: with Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., P.O. Box 479, Lancaster, Pa. 17608, Auction 45, Mail Bid Sale, March 18, 1998, lot 243; purchased by MFA from Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., April 22, 1998.

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark, by exchange