Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos IX Eusebes Philopator (Kyzikenos), first reign


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Tarsos, circa 114-112 BC. AR tetradrachm, 16.26 gr., 29.4 mm.

Obv: diademed head of Antiochos IX to the right; filleted border.

Rev: [B]AΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIOXOY ΦIΛOΠATOPOΣ; Sandan standing to the right on back of horned lion-griffin standing to the right upon garlanded altar with baldachin; two monograms to the outer left.

Ref: SC 2349.1b (this coin); HGC 9, 1230. Ex NFA XX (West Hollywood, 1988), lot 797.

Nice toning. Obverse slightly off-centre, old marks in reverse left field. Rare.

Good very fine.

A Houghton-Lorber plate coin.