SELEUCID KINGDOM. Antiochus III the Great (222-187 BC). AR...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionSELEUCID KINGDOM. Antiochus III the Great (222-187 BC). AR tetradrachm (17.10 gm). NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 3/5. Antioch on the Orontes, Series 3, ca. 204-197 BC. Diademed head of Antiochus III right with godlike, idealized features, tousled hair, break in bangs, horn above ear; bead-and-reel border / BAΣIΛEΩΣ | ANT-IOXOY, Apollo seated left on omphalos, testing arrow in right hand, left hand on grounded bow right behind with grip marked by three pellets; tripod in outer left field. SC 1044.2.
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