Coin of Myra with bust of Apollo

Greek
Late Hellenistic or Imperial Period
about 81 B.C. or later


Mint: Lycia, Myra

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 4.04 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.1199

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped bust of Apollo right.
Inscription in Greek in left and right fields.
Reverse: Lyre, within laurel wreath.

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