Seleukid Kingdom, Alexander I Balas

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Description

Antioch on the Orontes, 151-149 BC. AR drachm, 3.98 gr., 16.6 mm.

Obv: diademed head of Alexander I to the right.

Rev: ΒAΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ ΘΕΟΠΑΤΟΡΟΣ ΕΥΕΡΓΕΤΟΥ; Apollo seated to the left on omphalos, testing arrow and resting hand on grounded bow; in exergue: monogram.

Ref: SC 1785.1e.
Extremely fine.