Coin of Vibo Valentia with head of Zeus
about 192–89 B.C.
Mint: Bruttium, Vibo Valentia
Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 7.82 gm. Die Axis: 10
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right.
At left: I
Reverse: Winged thunderbolt.
At right, butting bull and I
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