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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1972.188
Title
Hekte of Ionia, Uncertain Mint
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
c. 500 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Asia, Ionia
Period
Archaic period
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/196440
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Electrum
Metal
EL
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
2.55 g
Denomination
hekte
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Frederick M. Watkins
Accession Year
1972
Object Number
1972.188
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
obverse: Head of Herakles; reverse: Incuse
Publication History

The Frederick M. Watkins Collection, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1973)

Exhibition History

The Frederick M. Watkins Collection, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 01/31/1973 - 03/14/1973

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