Coin of Stratonikeia with head of Hekate, struck under Nikeon

Greek
Hellenistic Period
after 81 B.C.


Mint: Caria, Stratonikeia

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.5 mm. Weight: 3.17 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.1260

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Hekate right, topped by crescent.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Pegasos galloping left.
Inscriptions in Greek above, below, and in field at right.

Provenance

By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, October 10, 1962

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.