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Coinage of the Pergamene Kingdom


Pergamene Kingdom, Eumenes I, AR Tetradrachm, 263-241 BC
(No legend)
Laurel wreath entwined with diadem, head of Philetairos right
ΦIΛETAIPOY
Athena enthroned left, right hand resting on shield, spear in left, sphinx seated right behind, A engraved on throne, ivy leaf in left field, bow in right field
29mm x 30mm, 17.14g
Westermark Group III; SNG France 1606; SNG Copenhagen 334; BMC Mysia 31; Meydancikkale 3003


Pergamene Kingdom, Attalos I, AR Tetradrachm, 241-197 BC
(No legend)
Laurel wreath entwined with diadem, head of Philetairos right
ΦIΛETAIPOY
Athena enthroned left, wreath in right hand, left arm resting on shield, transverse spear behind, bee in left field, bow in right field, ME monogram under arm
28mm x 30mm, 16.40g
Westermark Group VI B (V.CXIII.R1)
Ex David Cannon Collection

Note: Very rare monogram configuration.