Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with head of Antiochos I
about 265–261 B.C.
Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Phokaia (Ionia)
Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 17.02 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Filleted head of Antiochos I to right.
Reverse: Apollo seated on omphalos left with arrow in right hand, bow in left.
In field left, griffin’s head.
Monogram in field at right. Inscription in Greek at left and right.
By 1964: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 8, 1964
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour