Printed Auction 42 Lot 98

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Printed Auction 42 Lot 98

SELEUKID EMPIRE. Antiochos III 'the Great.' 222-187 B.C. AR tetradrachm. 17.01 gm. 27 mm. Mint in northern Mesopotamia. Struck circa 204/2-187 B.C. His diademed head right / Apollo Delphios seated left on omphalos, testing arrow and resting hand on grounded bow; ΠA monogram to inner left. SC 1116.2. HGC 9, 447z. Very Fine; attractive old collection toning. Handsome well centered, high relief portrait with mature features; slight break in the bangs, indicating incipient baldness. Extremely Rare.

The Zabel Collection. Purchased from Dmitry Markov in December 1992.

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