Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with head of Antiochos III
about 205–200 B.C.
Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Antioch
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 272a.
Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 17.10 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed head of Antiochos III to right.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Elephant advancing right.
Monograms at left and right; inscription in Greek above and below.
Series IV about 205–200 B.C.
By 1963: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 8, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour