Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Pontus and Bosporus with head of Mithradates IV
Mint: Pontus and Bosporus (Kingdom)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1354.
Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 16.89 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Mithradates IV right, diademed.
Reverse: Perseus standing facing, holding, harpa and Gorgon’s head.
In field above his head star in crescent.
Inscription in Greek at right and left. Monogram at left.
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)