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Stater of Kingdom of Syria with head of Seleukos II

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Obverse: Head of Seleukos II right wearing fillet with long ends. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Apollo naked standing leaning on bow. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 244–226 B.C.

Mint

Apameia, Syria (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2157A.

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 8.47 gm.

Accession Number

35.134

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins