Coin of Synnada with bust of Tyche, struck under Timoth[...]

Greek
Hellenistic Period
After 133 B.C.


Mint: Phrygia, Synnada

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 7.69 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

63.815

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Turreted bust of Tyche to right.
Reverse: Zeus, standing towards the left, wearing himation over left shoulder and around waist, holds thunderbolt in right hand and sceptre in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 29); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour