Coin with head of Athena wearing crested helmet

Greek
Late Classical – Hellenistic Periods
ca. 400 B.C. – ca. 241 B.C.


Mint: Troas, Assos

Dimensions

Diameter: 10 mm. weight: 1.04 gm. die axis: 5

Accession Number

84.614

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Athena wearing crested helmet.
Reverse: Bull’s head facing.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

From Assos, sarcophagus 81 (Excavations at Assos, p. 301, note 39). 1884: gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to the Museum of Fine Arts

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America