Coin of Seleucia Pieria with bust of Tyche
Mint: Syria, Seleucia Pieria
Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 7.83 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Turreted, veiled bust of Tyche right.
Palm branch behind.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Filleted thunderbolt on cushion placed on stool. Bead and reel border.
Inscriptions in Greek above and below.
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