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Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Armenia with bust of Tigranes II

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Obverse: Bust of Tigranes right in Armenian tiara on sides of which star between eagles. Fillet border. Reverse: Tyche of Antioch, seated right wearing mural crown, extending palm-branch. At her feet swims personification of river Orontes, facing. [Monograms and inscription]. All within...

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

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 83–69 B.C.


Antioch (Syria), Armenia (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2195.


Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 15.72 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins