Coin of Philadelphia with Macedonian shield
Before 133 B.C.
Mint: Lydia, Philadelphia
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 5.20 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Macedonian shield, with star (?) in center.
Reverse: Olive-wreath, within which thunderbolt and inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour