Hemidrachm of Stratonikeia with head of Zeus, struck under Melantichos
about 166–88 B.C.
Mint: Caria, Stratonikeia
Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.40 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus right.
Reverse: Within incuse, eagle stands on scepter (?) to left.
At left, star above pileus.
Inscriptions in Greek above and in field 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