“ROSE” MINT, PERHAPS EDESSA
Silver tetradrachm, Apollo on omphalos type
SC 1121.1 Corr.
Obv.: Diademed head of Antiochus III r. (Type Aii), with hair in bangs over forehead and rather mature expression, diadem ends falling straight behind, dotted border.
Rev.: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ on r., ANTIOXOY on l., Apollo, nude, seated l. on omphalos, testing arrow and resting l. hand on grounded bow.
Primary control (outer l.): ROSE
Secondary control (outer r.): XX
Reference: CNG EAuction 322, 12 March 2014, lot 358.
This example corrects the reading of the control of SC 1121.1.