University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:29-126-71
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Macedonian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Macedonia
Maker: King Perseus
Period: Hellenistic Period
Date Made: 176-168BC
Early Date: -176
Late Date: -168
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Perseus
Eagle
Oak
Thunderbolt
Inscription Language:Ancient Greek
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Head of king Perseus r., diademed. BASI LEOS/PER SEOS Eagle with open wing stg. r. on thunderbolt; AI between legs; in r. field, (symbol); whole in oak wreath.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989) View Objects in Exhibition
Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

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