Coin of Halikarnassos with head of Poseidon

Greek
Hellenistic Period
Late 2nd–1st century B.C.


Mint: Caria, Halikarnassos

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 4.18 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1375

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Poseidon right.
Reverse: Trident. Dolphins between prongs.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour