Coin of Centuripae with head of Zeus
about 240 B.C.
Mint: Sicily, Centuripae
Diameter: 25.5 mm. Weight: 11.06 gm. Die Axis: 4
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse:Laureate head of Zeus right.
Reverse: Winged thunderbolt.
Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour