Coin of Pantikapaion with head of Dionysos (?)
about 100 B.C.
Mint: Tauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion
Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 7.24 gm. Die Axis: 3
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Dionysos (?) right.
Reverse: Bow in case.
Greek inscription and letter in field.
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
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour