Coin of Sardis with head of Apollo

Greek
Hellenistic Period
Before 133 B.C. (?)


Mint: Lydia, Sardis

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.5 mm. Weight: 4.10 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.795

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right.
Reverse: Club, within oak wreath.
Inscription in Greek and monogram.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour