Contorniate with bust of Alexander the Great
Mid–late 4th century A.D.
Diameter: 37.5 mm. Weight: 31.47 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Draped bust of young Alexander the Great to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Sol in facing chariot, holding a globe in his left hand.
S OL I INVICT O
By 1967: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen A.G., auction 35, June 16-17, 1967, lot 189; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G., September 12, 1973
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour