Stater of Phaselis with head of Apollo, struck under Kleonymos

Greek
Hellenistic Period
about 230–190 B.C.


Mint: Lycia, Phaselis

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 11.00 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.461

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right.
Reverse: Prow to right on which stands Athena, aegis on left arm, right hand raised holding thunderbolt. At her feet, serpent.
Inscriptions in Greek.

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., April 14, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour