Coin of Pergamon with bust of Athena

Greek
Hellenistic Period
2nd–1st century B.C.


Mint: Mysia, Pergamon

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.42 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

64.1189

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena right.
Reverse: Owl, wings spread, stands facing on branch.
Inscriptions 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