Tetradrachme silver

Seleucid Kings of  Syria, Antiochus VIII  Epiphanes 121 -97 B.C.

Diademed head of Antiochus VIII to right.

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Zeus Ouranios, draped standing facing head to left, holding star and long sceptre. Crescent above.

Weight 16.2 gr.      Extremely fine

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