06 Antiochus Hierax, Parium

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ANTIOCHUS HIERAX

PARIUM

Silver tetradrachm, Apollo on omphalos type

Hierax Unc Sale cf SC 836.10-11

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Obv.: Diademed head of young king r., probably Antiochus Hierax.

Rev.: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ on r., ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ on l., Apollo, slight drapery on thigh, seated l. on omphalos, testing arrow and resting l. hand on grounded bow.

Outer left control (above): SATYR MASK (recut over CRESCENT?)

Outer left, below (a) and exergue (b) controls
Outer left, below (a) and exergue (b) controls

Reference: USA (CT), J. Guberman coll., ex VCoins store 2009.

The recut crescent-shaped symbol may perhaps be the top portion of a Satyr mask.

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