Coin of Phaselis with prow of galley
Hellenistic or Imperial Period
about 81 B.C. or later
Mint: Lycia, Phaselis
Diameter: 2 mm. Weight: 3.79 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Prow of galley to right. Over it, Nike flying right with wreath.
Reverse: Athena, helmeted, standing right, aegis over left arm and thunderbolt in right hand.
Greek inscription in field.
By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 34); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour