Coin of Rhodes with head of Dionysus, struck under Eudorus
Late Republican or Imperial Period
31 B.C.–A.D. 60
Mint: Asia: Caria (Islands off), Rhodes
Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 19.87 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Dionysos left, wearing ivy-wreath.
Reverse: Nike on globe (?) right, holding wreath. At right, rose.
Inscription in Greek.
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