Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with bust of Alexander I Balas
Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Uncertain
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 281.
Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 16.47 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed bust of Alexander I, Balas, to right.
Reverse: Apollo seated to left on draped omphalos, bow in lowered left hand, arrow in right. Ground line. Monograms at left and in exergue.
Inscription in Greek in left and right fields, downwards.
By 1962: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; November 14, 1962: purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G. for $ 210-
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour