Coin of Perga with head of Artemis

Greek
Hellenistic Period
2nd century B.C.


Mint: Pamphylia, Perga

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.5 mm. Weight: 3.66 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1209

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Artemis right.
Reverse: Artemis standing left, wreath in right hand, sceptre in left. Stag to left at feet.
Inscription in Greek left and right.

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