UNATTRIBUTED ISSUE OF NORTHERN SYRIA
Royal bronze coinage
Antiochus X bearded/pilei of Dioscuri
Denomination B (21mm, 8.29gm.)
Obv.: Diademed and bearded head of Antiochus X r., diadem ends falling straight behind, dotted border.
Rev.: (ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ) ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ on r., ΕΥΣΕΒΟΥΣ ΦΙΛΟΠΑΤΟΡΟΣ in two lines on l., pilei of Dioscuri, each surmounted by star.
Possible date (in exergue, to l.): ΑKΣ (S.E. 221 = 92/1 B.C.)?
Other mark (in exergue, to r.): ΑΝΤ….(possible other letters).
Reference: USA (CT), J. Guberman coll. A dated issue of Antiochus X is unexpected; confirmation is needed with a clearer example.