Al Kowsky Posted July 5, 2022 · Member Share Posted July 5, 2022 The Goddess Tyche holds a special place in ancient mythology, she was honored by the Greeks, Romans, & Parthians. Tyche was the goddess of destiny in Greek mythology, controlling the positive & negative outcomes of people & their cities. Her name means luck in Greek. Tyche is usually depicted wearing a mural crown in the form of protective city walls, & often she carries a cornucopia. Seleukis & Pieria, Seleukeia. Dated year 18 (92-91 BC). Obverse: Turreted head of Tyche. Reverse: Thunderbolt of Zeus placed on a stool, surrounded by an olive wreath. AR Tetradrachm: 15.00 gm, 34 mm, 12 h. Al Kowsky Collection. Ex Al Kowsky Collection Nvmis Forvms members are welcome to post their coins of Tyche 😊. While I was completing this thread I lost my internet connection 😖; can I blame Tyche for this 🤔? 11 1 1 Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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