Coin of Smyrna with head of Apollo

Greek
Hellenistic or Early Imperial Period
2nd–1st century B.C.


Mint: Ionia, Smyrna, TEST

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.84 gm.

Accession Number

88.20

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate, profile to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Hand in caestus.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation