Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with head of Antiochos III

Greek
Hellenistic Period
208–200 B.C.


Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Antioch

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2159.

Dimensions

Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.97 gm.

Accession Number

35.214

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse Head of Antiochos III to right, diademed.
Fillet border.
Reverse: Apollo seated left on draped omphalos holding bow and arrow.
To left, tripod.
Inscription in Greek in right and left fields, downwards.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)