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    Ascalon, Judaea. Antiochus VIII (121-96 BC). AR didrachm (19mm, 5.74 gm, 12h).  Ascalon, dated SE 197 = 116/5 BC. Diademed head of Antiochus right / ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ, eagle standing left on thunderbolt, palm branch under far wing. In left field dove below ΑΣ and above monogram. HGC 9, 1205. Extremely rare! Deep surface flaws and areas of delamination. Fine.

    From The Dr. Patrick Tan Collection


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