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Drachm (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Nike

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

216/203 BCE

Artist:

Greek; minted in Bruttium, Italy

About this artwork

The front of this coin depicts the goddess Nike facing right.

On the back the god Pan, holding a spear and a staff, crowns himself.

On View

Ancient and Byzantine Art, Gallery 151

Culture

Ancient Greek

Title

Drachm (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Nike

Origin

Terina

Date

216 BC–203 BC

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Reverse: (ΒΡ) ΕΤΤΙΩΝ

Dimensions

Diam. 1.9 cm; 4.69 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1135

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