Coin of Thyateira with head of Herakles

Greek
Hellenistic Period
late 2nd century B.C.


Mint: Lydia, Thyateira

Dimensions

Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 1.62 gm.

Accession Number

88.88

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Herakles, bearded, to right.
Reverse: Lion standing to right.
Inscription in Greek above and below.

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