Coin of Tabai with head of Zeus
Hellenistic or Early Imperial Period
1st century B.C. (?)
Mint: Caria, Tabai
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.47 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right.
Reverse: Caps of Dioskouroi topped by stars.
Inscriptions in Greek in field and below.
By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour