Coin of Gaza with standing Minos
Mint: Judaea (Syria Palestina), Gaza
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 2.75 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Minos, in cuirass and short chiton, standing facing left, spear in left hand, branch in right.
Inscription in Greek.
Year 3 = 192 = A.D. 131/2.
Inscription in Greek.. Monogram in field at right.
By date unknown from 1987 to 1991: Jonathan Kagan and Sallie Fried Collection (acquired from Brian Kritt); year-end gift of Jonathan Kagan and Sallie Fried to MFA, December 26, 1991; accessioned January 22, 1992
Gift of Jonathan Kagan and Sallie Fried