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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.21.73
Title
Coin of Issa (Illyria)
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
4th century BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Issa (Illyria)
Period
Hellenistic period, Late, to Early Roman Imperial
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/174236
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
5.19 g
Die Axis
8
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
SNG Cop. 541; Babelon pl. CCLXXXVI, 19-20; BMC 1-7
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of H. Bartlett Wells, Class of 1929
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.21.73
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Head of Athena, wearing Corinthian helmet to l.
Reverse: Goat standing to r. on exergue line

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