Drachm of Kremna and Keraitai with bust of Tyche

Greek
Hellenistic Period
about 100 B.C.


Mint: Pisidia, Kremna and Keraitai

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 242.

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 3.25 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

62.644

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of the city-Tyche to right, with turreted crown.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Cornucopiae.
Inscriptions in Greek in right and left fields.

Provenance

By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; September 19, 1962: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., for $ 50- (total price for 62.639–62.655 = $ 2300-)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour