Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Bithynia with head of Nikomedes II
Mint: Bithynia (Kingdom)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1384.
Diameter: 39 mm. Weight: 16.67 gm. Die axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Nikomedes II to right, diademed.
Reverse: Zeus to left, clad in himation, crowning name of king with wreath held in right hand, in left scepter.
To left eagle on thunderbolt.
Monograms in field at left; inscription in Greek at right and left.
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)