Coin of Cyrene with head of Apollo, struck under L. Lollius

Roman Provincial
Late Republican Period
about 37–34 B.C.


Mint: Cyrenaica, Cyrene

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1345.

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 10.45 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

12.1162

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Apollo right, laureate. Bow and quiver at shoulder.
Beneath chin: B.
Bevelled edge.
Reverse: Dromedary standing right on ground-line.
Inscriptions in Greek in field and between legs of dromedary.
Dotted border.

Provenance

Purchased of C.T. Seltman (8/-)
Purchased for $ 19.66 (this figure is the total price of MFA 12.1158-12.1163)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund