Coin of Tarsos with bust of Tyche
Hellenistic Period or later
about 164 B.C. or later
Mint: Cilicia, Tarsos
Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 4.51 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Veiled, turreted bust of Tyche right.
Reverse: Sandan standing right on horned animal with body of lion. He wears tall headdress, bow-case and sword. In left hand, bipennis.
Inscription in Greek at right. Monogram and letter at left.
By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour