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Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with head of Antiochos VII

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Obverse: Diademed head of Antiochos VII to right. Cable border. Reverse: Athena, helmeted and in long chiton, stands looking left, holding Nike in right hand, spear in left, shield with Medusa head at her left side. Ground line; laurel wreath around. In field at left and right: inscriptions in...

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By 1963: with B. H. Kazandjian, 58 Langdon Avenue, Watertown, Mass.; purchased by MFA from B. H. Kazandjian, February 13, 1963

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 138–129 B.C.


Antioch, Syria (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 287.


Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 16.33 gm. Die Axis: 1

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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