Silver coin.(obverse) Head of Mithras(?) or Men(?), right, wearing laureate Phrygian cap; dotted border.
(reverse) Aphrodite seated left; in left arm, sceptre; in right hand, Nike, who crowns the inscription with a wreath.
- 300BC-285BC (about)
- Minted in: Amastris
- (Asia,Turkey,Black Sea Region (Turkey),Bartın (province),Amastris)
- Weight: 9.62 grammes
- Die-axis: 12 o'clock
- Diameter: 21 millimetres (maximum)
Inscription Content[ΒΑ]ΣΙΛΙΣΣH[Σ] ΑΜΑΣΤΡΙΟΣ
Inscription Transliteration[BA]SILISSE[S] AMASTRIOS
Inscription TranslationOf Queen Amastris
Not on display
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Object reference number: CGR64673
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