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Numismatics
Ruler: Tissaphernes
Mint: Astyra
Artist: Unknown

Coin of Tissaphernes from Astyra

401–395 B.C.

Bronze

1.675 g, 12:00
The Ernest Collection in memory of Israel Myers
2007.182.322
Geography: 
Made in Astyra, Mysia
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
5th–4th century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Frank L. Kovacs, San Mateo, Calif., to about 2007; Anonymous, San Francisco, to 2007; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2007–June 30, 2008,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2008): 192.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.