05 Seleucus II, Seleucus II, Uncertain Eastern Mint

SCADS76 Seleucus II plated issue SC 834 Corr.

SELEUCUS II

UNCERTAIN EASTERN (?) MINT

Plated tetradrachm, Apollo on omphalos type

SC 834 Plated

SC 834 Corr.

Obv.: Diademed head of Seleucus II r., slightly barbarized with arching eyebrow, dotted border.

Rev.: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ on r., ΣΕΛΕΥΚΟΥ on l., Apollo of barbarous style seated l., testing arrow and resting l. hand on grounded bow.

Uncertain outer right control.

mono59

Outer left control

On review, SC 834, which is described as a barbarous tetradrachm, is in fact a plated issue.

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