Coin of Kos with bust of Nikias
Republican or Imperial Period
about 30 B.C.
Mint: Asia: Caria (Islands off), Kos
Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 20.33 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed bust of Nikias right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Laureate head of Asklepios right.
Inscriptions in Greek at left and right.
By 1986: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., Suite 1104, 7910 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Maryland 20814 (List 24, Summer, 1986, no. 90); purchased by MFA from Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., September 17, 1986
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour