Coin of Kingdom of Syria with bust of Athena, struck under Antiochos I
about 277–272 B.C.
Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Sardis (Lydia)
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 2.78 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Helmeted, draped bust of Athena facing front.
Reverse: Winged Victory to left, palm branch in left hand, wreath in right.
Monograms and inscriptions in Greek in left and right fields.
By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour