Drachm of Kingdom of Cappadocia with head of Ariarathes V
Mint: Cappadocia (Kingdom)
Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 4.09 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed head of Ariarathes V to right.
Reverse: Athena standing left, spear and shield in left hand,
Nike holding wreath on right hand.
In field at left: monogram; at right and in exergue: Greek letters.
Inscription in Greek.
The Greek gamma in the exergue stands for the year 3.
By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III in the name of Cornelius Adrian Comstock Vermeule to MFA, December 19, 1984
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III in the Name of Cornelius Adrian Comstock Vermeule