SYRIA, Seleukid Kings. Antiochos III
|Sale: Triton V, Lot: 549. Estimate $500.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 16 January 2002.
Sold For $600. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
. 223-187 BC. Æ 25mm (14.79 gm). Susa mint. Diademed, horned and draped three-quarter facing bust of Antiochos, head turned slightly right / BASILEWS right, ANT-IOXOY left, nude Apollo standing left, holding arrow in right hand, left hand resting on bow; monogram outer left and outer right. SNG Spaer -; Newell, ESM, -; Houghton, CSE, 1049 (this coin); SNG Copenhagen -; Laffaille -. VF, black patina with some earthen encrustation on the reverse. Very rare. ($500)
Ex Arthur Houghton Collection.