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AD240 Gordian III Tetradrachm of Antioch, Syria ( Seleucis & Pieria )

obv: Laureate bust right, draped and cuirassed, viewed from the rear.
rev: Eagle standing facing with head left, wings open, holding wreath in beak, SC below.
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Album name:rexesq / The Best of Type!
Rating (22 votes): (Details)
File Size:90 KB
Date added:Oct 07, 2010
Dimensions:1162 x 556 pixels
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Randygeki(h2)  [Oct 07, 2010 at 03:23 AM]
awsome coin
Potator II  [Oct 07, 2010 at 07:49 PM]
Great portrait, worthy of the BOT gallery
Tibsi  [Oct 12, 2010 at 01:49 PM]
Amazing piece!
rexesq  [Oct 17, 2011 at 01:16 PM]
So..... silly question but, what does that little wreath thing at the bottom of my description of my coin mean? Something good I hope....
Potator II  [Oct 17, 2011 at 03:04 PM]
Means your coin won a "head to head battle" for the BoT gallery. Yes, something good I believe
rexesq  [Feb 14, 2012 at 02:11 AM]
Wow, that is so cool!!!! Well this is about my favorite coin in my entire collection. DEFINITELY my favorite Tetradrachm.

Thank you all SOO much, this really means alot to me, I am very happy! Again, thank you all very much!
*Alex  [Mar 06, 2012 at 01:46 PM]
A fantastic tetradrachm - I only have Alexandrian ones.
paul1888  [Jul 08, 2013 at 06:17 AM]
Excellent example. The eagle is outstanding and overall amazing.