Antiochia on the Orontes 147-146 BC. AR tetradrachm, 16.61 gr., 29 mm.
Obv: diademed head of Alexander I to the right.
Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ AΛEΞANΔPOΣ ΘΕΟΠΑΤΟΡΟΥ ΕΥΕΡΓΕΤΟY; Zeus seated to the left, holding Nike and long sceptre; in inner left field, monogram of Herakl(eios?); in exergue: ςΞP (date = SE 166 = 147/6 BC) and monogram HΓ.
Ref: SC 1784.6e. Ex Kleinkunst Collection.
Lightly toned and with a beautiful portrait. Nearly extremely fine.