Citation"Tetradrachm of Lysimachos, Lampsakos
(Lysimachos) , 1976.79.1618,” Harvard Art Museums collections online, Dec 07, 2023, https://hvrd.art/o/180144.
Reuse via IIIF
On the side of the coin on the left is a man's head facing right, long tendrils of curly hair held in place with an ornamental headband, with a ram's horn wrapped around ear. The other side of the coin depicts a woman seated on a throne facing left, wearing a crested helmet, right arm outstretched holding a small winged woman, left arm by her side with elbow resting on a shield. Behind, a spear. Under the throne, a star. In front of the woman, a torch. On the left and right borders, the Greek characters: Β Α Σ Ι Λ Ε Ω Σ / Λ Υ Σ Ι Μ Α Χ Ο Υ.