Drachm of Kingdom of Syria with head of Antiochos II
Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Antioch
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 267.
Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 4.21 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed head of Antiochos II to right.
Reverse: Apollo seated to left on draped omphalos, holding bow in right hand, left resting on omphalos. Ground line below.
At left: AI (?) Monogram at right (?).
Inscription in Greek left and right.
Ruler: Antiochos II, 261-246 B.C.
By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; September 19, 1962: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., for $ 75- (total price for 62.639–62.655 = $ 2300-)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour