Coin of Side with head of Athena

Greek
Hellenistic Period
3rd century B.C.


Mint: Pamphylia, Side

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 4.68 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.2940

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena to right.
Reverse: Pomegranate.

Provenance

1909: purchased at Adalia by Arthur M. Woodward; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour