Coin of Sikyon with dove, struck under Androtimos

Greek
Hellenistic Period
250–146 B.C.


Mint: Sikyonia (Peloponnesos), Sikyon

Dimensions

Diameter: 14.5 mm. Weight: 2.81gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.754

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Dove flying left.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Within olive wreath: Greek letters.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour