Coin of Laodikeia with head of Zeus (?)
Late Hellenistic Period
mid- to late 1st century B.C.
Mint: Phrygia, Laodikeia
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 6.22 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bearded, filleted head (of Zeus?) to right.
Reverse: Filleted cornucopia, on the bend of which an eagle stands with wings open and head to the right.
Inscription in Greek.
By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 19); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour