SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Kleopatra Thea & Antiochos VIII, 126/5-121/0 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 15.91 g, 12 h), Ptolemais-Ake, c. 125. Jugate bust of Kleopatra Thea, diademed, veiled and wearing a stephanos, and Antiochos VIII, diademed, to right:. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΗΣ / ΚΛΕΟΠΑΤΟΡΑΣ / ΘΕΑΣ / ΚΑΙ / ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ / ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ Zeus seated to left on a backless throne, holding Nike in his right hand and long scepter in his left; to left, monogram of ΣΥ. HGC 9, 1182g. SC 2271.1. Darkly toned. Minor porosity on the reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 800 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF