29 Cleopatra Thea and Antiochus VIII, Antioch

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CLEOPATRA THEA AND ANTIOCHUS VIII

ANTIOCH

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Silver tetradrachm, Zeus Nicephorus type

Vedrines

Obv.: Jugate busts r. of Cleopatra Thea diademed, veiled and wearing stephane, and Antiochus VIII, diademed, dotted border.

Rev.: ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΗΣ ΚΛΕΟΠΑΤΡΑΣ in two lines on r., ΚΑΙ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ in three lines on l., Zeus enthroned l., holding Nike and sceptre.

Primary control (outer l.): ΙΕ

Secondary control (under throne): Π

Reference: Vedrines, 28 December 1998, lot 79.

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