Coin of Korykos with head of Tyche

Greek
Hellenistic or Imperial Period
1st century B.C.


Mint: Cilicia, Korykos

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 6.45 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.206

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Turreted head of Tyche right.
At left, inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Hermes stands left holding phiale? and caduceus.
Inscriptions in Greek at left and right. (Inscription at left is not clear).

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1965: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, February 10, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.