Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with head of Antiochos VIII
Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Antioch
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2190.
Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 16.20 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Antiochos VIII right, diademed, within fillet border.
Reverse: Zeus, clad in himation, seated left, holding Nike and sceptre.
Inscriptions in Greek at right and left.
Monogram above A at extreme left.
(Note the media screen reading of I and M at left has been replaced in Brett catalogue as a monogram above an A.)
By date unknown: F. Monroe Endicott Collection; gift of F. Monroe Endicott to MFA, November 1, 1934
Gift of F. Munroe Endicott