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Tetradrachma: Diademed Head of Philip I (obverse)
Zeus Nicephorus Enthroned (reverse)

Location

ANTIOCH, SYRIA

Era

Minted during the time of Aulus Gabinius (proconsul of Syria)
Issue posthumous to Philip I Philadelphus (94-83 B.C.E.)

Title

Tetradrachma: Diademed Head of Philip I (obverse)
Zeus Nicephorus Enthroned (reverse)

Date

57-55 B.C.E.

Materials

Argent

Dimensions

28 mm (diam.), 15.48 g

Credits

Gift of Dr. Jocelyn and Mrs. Ginette Demers, inv. 2016.227

Collection

Archeology and World Cultures

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