About this artwork
The front of this coin portrays King Mithradates, wearing a diadem and facing right.
The back depicts the winged horse Pegasus surrounded by an as yet untranslated inscription.
- Ancient Greek
- Tetradrachm (Coin) Portraying King Mithradates VI of Pontus and Bithynia
- Struck 90 BC–89 BC
- Reverse: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΜΙΘΡΑΔΑΤΟΥ ΕΥΠΑΤΟΡΟΣ "King Mithradates Eupator" (Monogram: ΒΚ) (In field: ΗΣ Θ) "Year 208 month 9"
- Diam. 3.1 cm; 16.87 g
- Gift of Martin A. Ryerson