39 Cleopatra Selene and Antiochus XIII, Damascus

SCADS34 Cleopatra Selene and Antiochus XIII

CLEOPATRA SELENE AND ANTIOCHUS XIII PHILOMETOR

PROBABLY DAMASCUS

Royal bronze coinage

Cleopatra Selene and Antiochus XIII/tripod

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Denomination C (15mm, 4.00gm.)

Obv.: Jugate heads of Cleopatra Seleue, wearing veil, diadem and stephane, and Antiochus XIII, diademed, dotted border

Rev.: ΒΑϹΙΛΙϹϹΗϹ ΚΛΕΟΠΑΤΡΑϹ ϹΕΛΗΝΗϹ  in three lines on r., ΚΑΙ ΒΑϹΙΛΕΩϹ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ in three lines on l., tripod, dotted border.

Date or controls: None

Reference: Lisle, IL, Marcin Taraszkiewicz collection.

The coin is significantly better centered than the ANS example and confirms there is no control or date, and no third line inscription in the left field.

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