Drachm of Teuthrania with head of Apollo, struck under Prokles I

Greek
Classical Period
Late 5th century B.C.


Mint: Mysia (Satraps), Teuthrania

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 3.32 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

2000.638

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Apollo to left, wearing taenia.
Reverse: Head of Prokles to right, wearing Persian headdress.
Monogram at right. Behind head: inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 2000: with Leu Numismatics, In Gassen 20, CH-8001 Zurich, Switzerland; purchased on behalf of MFA by Classical Numismatic Group, Inc, P.O. Box 479, Lancaster, Pa. 17608-0479 at Leu Numismatics auction 77, May 11, 2000, lot 278; purchased by MFA from Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., June 21, 2000

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour