Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with head of Antiochos VIII
Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Antioch
Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 13.89 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed head of Antiochos VIII to right.
Reverse: Eagle standing left on thunderbolt (?), palm behind.
At left, dove.
Greek letters at left and right. Monogram below.
Year 193 indicated by the letters at the right.
Inscription in Greek around.
By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III in the name of Cornelius Adrian Comstock Vermeule to MFA, December 19, 1984
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III in the Name of Cornelius Adrian Comstock Vermeule