Hemidrachm of Stratonikeia with head of Zeus, struck under Chrysaor[...]
about 166–88 B.C.
Mint: Caria, Stratonikeia
Diameter: 14.5 mm. Weight: 1.37 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right.
Reverse: Within incuse, eagle to right, wings spread.
In field at right, serpent coiled on altar.
Inscriptions in Greek above eagle’s head, and left and right..
By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection (from a hoard of silver coins of Stratoniceia and Rhodes); purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, February 9, 1966
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour