Tetradrachm of Antioch-on-the-Maeander with head of Dionysos
After 146 B.C.
Mint: Caria, Antioch-on-the-Maeander
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 188.
Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 15.21 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Vine-wreathed, filleted head of Dionysos to right.
Reverse: Humped bull standing to left on maeander pattern.
Tyche head in front.
Laurel wreath around.
Inscriptions in Greek within wreath, above and below.
By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; December 12, 1962: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr. for $ 600-
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour