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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    HPB,p150.1.C

  • Description

    Silver coin.(obverse) Head of Antiochus III, diademed; right; dotted border.
    (reverse) Apollo seated on omphalos, left; naked; holds bow and arrow.

  • State

    • Kingdom of Syria
  • Authority

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 222BC-187BC
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 17.619 grammes
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        Greek
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Greek
      • Inscription Content

        ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ~ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ
      • Inscription Transliteration

        BASILEOS~ANTIOCHOU
      • Inscription Translation

        BASILEOS~OF ANTIOCHUS
      • Inscription Type

        monogram
      • Inscription Script

        Greek
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        Greek
      • Inscription Content

        ΩΡ
      • Inscription Transliteration

        EOP
      • Inscription Translation

        EOP
  • Bibliography

    • BMC Greek (Seleucid kings of Syria) p25.5 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1833

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    HPB,p150.1.C

  • Additional IDs

    • HSBC.748 (Money Gallery Exhibited)
  • C&M Catalogue number

    • GC4p25.5

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