18 Alexander I, Antioch

SCADS61 Alexander I SC 1784.3Ad



Silver Tetradrachm, Zeus Nicephorus type, revived

SC 1784.3Ad

Obv.: Diademed head of Alexander I r., diadem ends falling straight behind, fillet border.

Rev.:  ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ in two lines on r., ΘΕΟΠΑΤΟΡΟΣ ΕΥΕΡΓΕΤΟΥ in two lines on l., Zeus enthroned l., resting l. hand on sceptre and holding Nike facing r.

Date (in ex., on l.) ΕΞΡ (S.E. 165 = 148/7 B.C.)

Outer left (a) and exergue (b) controls

Reference: CH 10, p. 212, D1722.

Hoard: Gaziantep Hoard 1994 (CH 9, 527; CH 10, 308)

Adds a new exergue control to SC 1784.3.


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