Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with head of Antiochos IX

Greek
Hellenistic Period
113–112 B.C.


Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Antioch

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2188.

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 16.25 gm.

Accession Number

35.160

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Antiochos IX to right, diademed.
Fillet border.
Reverse: Within laurel wreath, Pallas, armed standing left holding Nike in right hand; in left spear and shield.
Inscriptions in Greek at left and right; monograms at left.

Credit Line

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