Coin of Thessalonike with head of Athena
After 168 B.C.
Mint: Macedonia, Thessalonike
Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 5.97 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena right, wearing crested helmet with horse protomes.
Reverse: Bull feeding right.
Inscription in Greek.
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