Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with bust of Demetrios II
Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Tyre (Phoenicia)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2180.
Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 14.05 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bust of Demetrios II to right, in diadem, ends hanging downwards, and chlamys.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Eagle with closed wings, left, standing on prow of galley; over shoulder, palm.
Inscriptions in Greek in field and around.
Monograms at left and right.
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)