10 Antiochus III

SCADS14 Antiochus III SC 1121.1 Corr.

“ROSE” MINT, PERHAPS EDESSA

Silver tetradrachm, Apollo on omphalos type

CNG E Auction 322, 12 Mar 2014, 358. Cf SC 112.1a

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.

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