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Coin: æ

Museum number:
8-4816
Permalink:
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Accession number:
Acc.184
Object count:
1
Description:
Coin; AE; Greek. 3.07 grams, 14 mm. Antiochus III, 223-213 BC. Antioch, Syria. Obverse: head of Apollo r. laureate. Reverse: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩ[] ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟ, Apollo seated on omphalos l. draped, holding bow and arrow. .
Donor:
Alfred Emerson
Collection place:
Syria
Culture or time period:
Greek Hellenistic Period (323–30 BC)
Collector:
Alfred Emerson
Collection date:
unknown
Materials:
Bronze (metal)
Person depicted:
Apollo (Greek and Roman diety)
Inscription:
Reverse legend: BASILEO[ ] ANTIOXO[
Object type:
archaeology
Function:
7.5 Issued Currency and Associated Containers
Production date:
223-213 BC
Accession date:
1905
Department:
Classical Mediterranean
Dimensions:
linear 14 millimeters and weight 3.07 grams
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