Quadrans of Venusia with head of Hera

Greek
Hellenistic Period
after 268 B.C.


Mint: Apulia, Venusia

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 6.01 gm.

Accession Number

16.404

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Hera, left, wearing stephane and veil, triple drop earring and bead necklace.
Inscription at left and at right(?).
Border of dots.
Reverse: Three crescents, horns outward; within each, star of twelve rays; pellet in center.
Linear circle.

Provenance

Source unidentified.

Credit Line

Source unidentified