A SILVER TETRADRACHM OF ANTIOCHUS VIII EPIPHANES (GRYPUS)
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Reign of Antiochus VIII Ephiphanes (c. 121-96 BCE)
Galiee, Akko-Ptolemais Mint
Obverse: Diademed bust of Antiochus VIII facing right.
Reverse: Zeus Ouranios standing left, draped, holding scepter in left hand and star in right. Crescent above. Monogram in left field. Date in exergue no visible. BASILEW ANTIOXOY EPIPHANOUS.
Coin in very good condition with pitting on both sides.
Weight: 16.1 g; Diameter: 28 mm
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Export Approval from the Israel Antiquities Authority.