Seleucids, Antiochos II Theos


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Uncertain mint in Syria or northern Mesopotamia, 261-246 BC. AR tetradrachm, 17.07 gr.

Obv: diademed head of Antiochos II to the right.

Rev: BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIOXOY; Apollo Delphios seated to the left on omphalos, testing arrow in right hand, left hand on bow set on ground to the right; in right field: Φ.

Ref: SC 577.1; HGC 9, 238p.

Very rare. High relief. Nearly extremely fine.