Drachm of Kibyra with head of youth
about 166–84 B.C.
Mint: Phrygia, Kibyra
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 202.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.01 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of a young man to right, in crested helmet.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Horseman, wearing helmet, cloak, and cuirass, gallops to right, lance in right hand. Tiny ground line below hind hooves.
Inscriptions beneath the horse.
By 1962: with Edward Gans, 10 Rock Lane, Berkeley 8, California (Gans List 28, Spring 1962, no. 6734); April 11, 1962: purchased by MFA from Edward Gans for $ 514.50 (this is the total cost of 62.288–62.316).
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour