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A SELEUCID SILVER TETRADRACHM OF ALEXANDER II ZEBINA

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$1500

A SELEUCID SILVER TETRADRACHM OF ALEXANDER II ZEBINA
Reign of Alexander II Zebina (128-123 B.C.)

Obverse: Diademed head of Alexander II facing right.

Reverse: Zeus enthroned holding Nike in his right hand and a scepter in his left. Monogram in left field. D below throne. BASILEWS ALEXANDROU.

Dotted border on both sides. In extremely fine condition. Found in Jerusalem.

Diameter: 22 mm; Weight: 16.1 g

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Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority.

Bibliography:

Percy Gardner, “Catalogue of Greek Coins: The Seleucid Kings of Syria” (British Museum Press, London, 1878), 4.



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