CILICIA. Hierapolis. 2nd-1st century BC. AE (Bronze, 23 mm, 8.55 g, 12 h). Turreted, veiled and draped bust of the city-goddess to right. Rev. ΙЄΡΟ/ΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ - ΤΩΝ ΠΡΟΣ / ΠΥΡΑΜΩ The river-god Pyramos swimming right, raising his left arm; to left, bird. SNG Levante 1569. SNG Paris 2212-2213. An interesting civic issue with a lovely green patina and a particularly attractive reverse. Good very fine.
From the collection of Dr. P. Vogl, privately purchased from Münzhandlung Athena in May 1991 (with collector's ticket).