Coin of Antioch-on-the-Maeander with head of Zeus

Greek
Hellenistic Period
After 168 B.C.


Mint: Caria, Antioch-on-the-Maeander

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 189a.

Dimensions

Diameter: 16.5 mm. Weight: 3.19 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

63.464

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus to right.
Reverse: Humped bull recumbent to left on ground line, head facing.
Maeander pattern below.
Inscription in Greek above..

Provenance

By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, April 10, 1963

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.