Coin of Dia with head of Zeus

Greek
Hellenistic Period
131–63 B.C.


Mint: Bithynia, Dia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 8.37 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.539

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right.
Reverse: Eagle on thunderbolt, head turned right.
Monogram in left field.
Inscription in Greek below thunderbolt.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour