Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with head of Antiochos I, struck under Antiochos II
about 261–250 B.C.
Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Sardis (Lydia)
Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 17.05 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed head to right of elderly Antiochos I.
Reverse: Apollo, wearing sandals, seated to left on omphalos, arrow in right hand, bow in left.
Monograms in the exergue.
Inscription in Greek.
By 1973: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; May 9, 1973: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr.
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour