Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with head of Antiochos IV
Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Antioch
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2163.
Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 16.73 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Antiochos to right wearing fillet with flying ends.
Reverse: Zeus seated to left on throne without back, sceptre in raised left hand, on right hand. a Nike crowning him; about his loins a mantle.
Inscriptions in Greek at right and left, downwards, and also in exergue.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1300); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund