Dec 9, 2009

Tetradrachm: Head of Antiochos VIII (obverse)

Tetradrachm: Head of Antiochos VIII (obverse)

112–110 BC

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Diameter: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Weight: 16.394 g (0.58 oz.)

Die axis: 11

Gift of J. H. Wade 1916.974.a


Did you know?

The coins of Antiochos VIII are distinguished by his extremely hooked nose and pudgy face.

See also
GR - Greek
Greek and Roman Art
Type of artwork: 
Credit line: 
Gift of J. H. Wade

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