Coin of Elaeusa-Sebaste with head of Zeus
Hellenistic or Imperial Period
about 100–20 B.C.
Mint: Cilicia, Elaeusa-Sebaste
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 5.55 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Filleted head of Zeus to right.
Reverse: Nike advancing left, holding wreath in right hand.
Monogram and Greek letter at left.
Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (auction of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward auction by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour