Reign of Seleucus I Nicator (c. 312-280 B.C.)
Created posthumously for Alexander the Great under Seleucus I Nicator.
Obverse: Head of Herakles (Hercules in Latin) facing right wearing the lion skin.
Reverse: Zeus enthroned facing left holding Nike in his right hand, a scepter in his left. The figure of Nike is placing a laureate crown on Zeus’s head. SELEUKOU behind figure. XI over AI in left field.
Dotted border on both sides. Extremely rare example. In very fine condition.
16.65 g, 25 mm diameter
Worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included in price.
Export Approval from Israel Antiquities Authority.