Coin of Sinope with head of Zeus

Greek
Hellenistic Period
121–63 B.C.


Mint: Paphlagonia, Sinope

Dimensions

Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 8.29 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1292

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right.
Reverse: Eagle on thunderbolt, head right.
Monogram at left and inscription in Greek below.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour