University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-126-366A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Macedonian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Uranopolis
Maker: Cassander
Period: Cassander
Date Made: 305-297 BC
Early Date: -305
Late Date: 305-297 BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Aphrodite Urania
Sun
Star
Solar Rays
Globe
Sceptre
Inscription Language:Greek
Outside Diameter:1.6 cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number:G2 3 - Other Number

Description

Star of eight rays (the sun). OYRIANIDON/POLEOS, Aphrodite Urania seated l. on globe holds sceptre in r.


Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Poole, Reginald S. 1879. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum, Macedonia.View Objects related to this

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