Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with head of Seleukos IV
Mint: Syria (Kingdom), Sardis (Lydia)
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 273.
Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 16.75 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed head of Seleukos IV to right.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Apollo seated to the left, on a draped omphalos, bow in left hand
and arrow(s) in right.
Monogram at right. Ground line.
Inscription in left and right fields.
By 1955: with Numismatic Fine Arts, Edward Gans, 10 Rock Lane, Berkeley 8, California (Gans Mail Bid Sale, May 4, 1955, no.154); purchased by MFA from Numismatic Fine Arts, Edward Gans, June 9, 1955, for $ 50.25
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour