Seleucid Kings, Alexander I Balas, Silver Drachm

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Seleucid Kingdom, Alexander I Balas (152-145 BC) AR Tetradrachm, Mint of Antioch 149/8 BC. Obverse: Diademed head of king facing right. Reverse: Apollo seated left on rock, testing arrow, ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ…
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Description

Seleucid Kingdom, Alexander I Balas (152-145 BC)

AR Tetradrachm, Mint of Antioch 149/8 BC.

Obverse: Diademed head of king facing right.
Reverse: Apollo seated left on rock, testing arrow, ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ – ΘΕΟΠΑΤΟΡΟΣ ΕΥΕΡΓΕΤΟΥ.

(SC 1785)

Very Fine.

4.3g.

Specification

Period 152 - 145 BC
Date 149/8 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Demonination

Drachm

Coin Ruler

Alexander I Balas

Country

Asia Minor

Coin House

Seleucid Empire

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Antioch

References SC 1785
Weight 4.3 g

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