Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Pontus and Bosporus with head of Mithradates VI
Mint: Pontus and Bosporus (Kingdom)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1357.
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.25 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Mithradates to right, wearing fillet with flying ends.
Hair in loose curls.
Reverse: Within ivy wreath, Pegasos on line, to left, drinking.
At left, star in crescent.
Monogram at right and inscription in Greek above and below.
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)