Coin of Pitane with head of Zeus Ammon

Greek
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
4th century B.C.


Mint: Mysia, Pitane

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.33 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

66.49

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bearded, horned head of Zeus Ammon right.
Reverse: Pentagram. Pellet in center (?).
Inscription in Greek around.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, February 9, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour