Tridrachm of Alabanda with head of Apollo

Greek
Hellenistic Period
After 168 B.C.


Mint: Caria, Alabanda

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 186.

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 11.92 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

54.1038

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo to right.
Reverse: Pegasus galloping to right, hind hooves on a tiny ground line.
Laurel wreath around. IA=year 11=156 B.C.?
Inscription above and below.

Provenance

By 1954: with H. A. Seaby, Ltd., 65 Gt. Portland St., London W.1; October 14, 1954: purchased by MFA from H. A. Seaby, Ltd. for $ 120.00

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour