Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Pontus and Bosporus with head of Mithradates VI
Mint: Pontus and Bosporus (Kingdom)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1355.
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.52 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, left, drinking.
At left, star in crescent.
Inscription in Greek above and below.
In field at right: inscription in Greek above monogram.
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)