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Greek silver tetradrachm of Antiochos II Theos
GREEK SILVER TETRADRACHM OF THE SELEUKID KING ANTIOCHOS II THEOS, 261-246 BC

Seleukid Empire, Antiochos II Theos, reigned 261-246 BC, Seleukeia on the Tigris mint
Silver tetradrachm
Diameter: 28 mm.; Weight: 16.57 grams

Obverse: Diademed head of Antiochos I 'the Great' right.

Reverse: Apollo Delphios seated left on omphalos, testing arrow and resting hand on bow.

Very fine condition.

Ex American private collection.

Cf. A. Houghton & C. Lorber. Seleucid Coins: A Comprehensive Catalog. Lancaster. 2002. No. 587.4b

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