SELEUKID KINGS of SYRIA. Antiochos VIII Epiphanes (Grypos).
|Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 300. Estimate $300.
Closing Date: Monday, 7 January 2008.
Sold For $475. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
121/0-97/6 BC. AR Tetradrachm (16.56 g, 12h). Ake-Ptolemaïs mint. Struck 121/0-113 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU EPI-FANOUS
, Zeus Oranios standing left, crescent above head, holding scepter in left hand, star above extended right hand; monogram to outer left; all within wreath. LSM 35; Babelon 1420; SNG Spaer 2693-5; Houghton 813. Good VF, attractively toned.
Ex Glendining (19 February 1986), lot 23.