Greece/Seleucid; Antiochus VIII Epiphanes BCE 121-96

AE 20mm, 7.74 g, Antioch mint (Third Reign at Antioch) BCE 109-96

SC 2313.1d, SNG Spaer 2561

O: diad. Hd of Antiochus VIII r. diadem ends falling straight behind, dotted border

R: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ANTIOXOV in two lines on r, ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟVΣ on l., filleted double cornucopiae. Control on outer left (off flan) and palm branch on inner left.

Acquisition: 2009



Greece/Seleucid; Seleucus I Nicator BCE 312-281


AR Tetradrachm, 25 mm, 16.96 g, 4h, Babylon I mint, struck in the name of Alexander III, c. BCE 311-300.

SC 82.3g, Price 3763, M
-->üller 737 -->
(CNG had identified this coin as Cf. SC 82.4a, cf. Price 3751, which was incorrect)

O: Head of Herakles r., wearing lion skin.

R: Zeus Aëtophoros std l., AΛΕΞANΔPOY vertical on right, MI in left field, upper right fork of vertical trident below I of MI; below throne, monogram within wreath. BAΣΙΛΕΩΣ off flan though normally under the throne.

Acquisition: 2009
Tantalus ID#35521