Stater of Kingdom of Syria with head of Antiochos II
Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Baktra (Baktria)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2152.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 8.43 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Antiochos II to right, wearing diadem, one end hanging downwards, the other fluttering upwards.
Reverse: Apollo seated to left on an omphalos covered in a network of fillets holding two arrows downwards in raised right hand and left hand resting on bow.
At left, an eight-pointed star and lyre upright.
At sides, inscription in Greek In left field, a monogram.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Regling did not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund