Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos I Soter

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Description

Seleukeia on the Tigris, circa 281-261 BC. AR tetradrachm, 16.92 gr., 29 mm.

Obv: diademed head of Antiochos I to the right.

Rev: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ; Apollo Delphios seated left on omphalos, testing arrow, resting left hand on bow set on ground; in left field: AP-monogram, in right field: HP-monogram.

Ref: SC 379.3a; HGC 128g.

Struck in high relief from artistic dies. Some marks on obverse. Extremely fine.