Coin of Thessalian League with head of Apollo, struck under Tima[...]

Greek
Hellenistic or Imperial Period
2nd–1st century B.C.


Mint: Thessaly, Thessalian League

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 4.73 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

65.833

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right.
Reverse: Thessalian Pallas Itonia fighting to right, spear in right hand, shield in left.
Inscriptions in Greek.

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