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Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Syria with head of Demetrios I

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Obverse: Head of Demetrios I to right, diademed. Fillet border. Reverse: Tyche clad in long chiton and peplos, seated ledt on throne supported by winged Tritoness, holding sceptre in right hand and cornucopia in left. (See media screen for inscriptions in Greek.) Mint: Antioch

Credit Line

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

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 152–151 B.C.


Antioch, Syria (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2169.


Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.55 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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