Coin with head of a ram

Greek
Late Archaic to Classical Period
Fifth century B.C.


Mint: Troas, Cebren

Dimensions

Diameter: 9.5 mm. Weight: 1.27 gm. Die axis: 11

Accession Number

84.730

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of ram to left.
Reverse: Incuse square.

Provenance

Acquired in the division of coins following the excavations at Assos. Some coins in the group were said to have been "purchased from natives of the surrounding district." No specific findspot is known for this coin. 1884: gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to the Museum of Fine Arts

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America