Coin of Tabai with head of Herakles

Greek
Hellenistic Period
1st century B.C. (?)


Mint: Caria, Tabai

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 4.62 gm.

Accession Number

88.73

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Herakles to right, bearded without lion skin.
Reverse: Panther to left? One paw raised.
Inscription in Greek around.

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