Tetrobol of Kromna with head of Zeus

Greek
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
340–300 B.C.


Mint: Paphlagonia, Kromna

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1363.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 3.57 gm.

Accession Number

30.51

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Zeus left, laureate.
Reverse: Female bust (the Tyche of the City) left, wearing turreted stephanos, earring, and necklace; hair rolled. Drapery on neck.
In field at left below her chin: O
In field above: swastika.
Inscription in Greek at right.

Provenance

Total purchase price for 30.48-30.65 = $ 1,042.20

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund