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Coin

Object Number:29-126-273A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Macedonian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Pella
Date Made: POST 168BC
Early Date: -168
Late Date: -118
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Athena
Nike
Inscription Language:Greek Language
Outside Diameter:2.2 cm
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929
Other Number:G2 1 - Other Number

Description

Head of Athena r. in crested Athenian helmet. PELLES, Biga driven r. by Nike; beneath horses' forelegs, stalk of barley.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Poole, Reginald S. 1879. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum, Macedonia.. London. British Museum Press. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 89, no. 1ffView Objects related to this Type Citation

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