Greece (ancient) - Seleukid Kingdom. AR Tetradrachm, Antiochos VIII Epiphanes (Grypos), 121-97 BC. Antioch on the Orontes. - Silver

Description
Greece (ancient) - Seleukid Kingdom. AR Tetradrachm, Antiochos VIII Epiphanes (Grypos), 121-97 BC. Antioch on the Orontes. - Silver
Very fine

Seleukid Kingdom. Antioch on the Orontes. Antiochos VIII Epiphanes (Grypos), 121-97 BC. AR Tetradrachm, first reign at Antioch, 121/0-113 BC.

27 mm; 16.10 g.

Obverse: Diademed head of Antiochos VIII to right
Reverse: BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIOXOY EΠI-ΦANOYΣ, Zeus Ouranios standing left, holding star in his right hand and long scepter in his left, above, crescent, to left, IE above A, small N to inner right, all within laurel wreath.

Reference: SC 2298.2e; HGC 9, 1197e.

Very fine, great looking reverse.

Please see images for proper impression. Coin will be shipped tracked and insured.

Lot details
Culture/Region
Greece (ancient)
Metal
Silver
Denomination
Seleukid Kingdom. AR Tetradrachm,
Antiochos VIII Epiphanes (Grypos), 121-97 BC. Antioch on the Orontes.
Condition
Very fine
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