Coin of Tarsus with bust of Herennia Etruscilla
Mint: Cilicia, Tarsus
Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: 13.19 gm. Die Axis: 5
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Draped bust of Herennia Etruscilla to right, wearing stephane.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Dionysos, standing front, looking right, holds thyrsos in left hand,
kantharos in right hand. Panther to left, below his right hand.
Inscriptions in Greek in field at left and right and around.
By 1962: with Edward Gans, Numismatic Fine Arts, 10 Rock Lane, Berkeley 8, California; June 6, 1962: purchased by MFA from Edward Gans for $ 295.- (this is the total amount paid for 62.512–62.554).
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour