Drachm

Greek, Amisus, Pontus

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399-300 BCE

Silver

Overall: 7 15/16 in. (202 mm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Arthur Fairbanks, Class of 1886, in memory of his father, Henry Fairbanks, Class of 1853

27.1.29669

Geography/Culture

Europe, Greece

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: head of the Tyche of the city left, wearing turreted Stephanos Reverse: Owl facing, standing on shield, wings open, beneath, [inscription]

Provenance

Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.

Old Number

hn 28

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