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0 - Roman Tetradrachm of Antioch, Syria
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Ancient Roman Empire

Silver Tetradrachm of Antioch, Syria. RARE type.

(Titles in Greek)
obv: Laureate bust of Emperor facing right, draped and cuirassed. Seen from behind.
rev: Eagle standing with body facing right, head and tail facing left, holding wreath in beak.
Greek letters to either side of eagle's head.
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*notes: AMAZING PORTRAIT!!! Very Rare type, I have only ever seen ONE other example with this bust style.
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Filename:_AR-Tet_feb2012.jpg
Album name:rexesq / Roman Tetradrachmai and Drachmai ~ Pre 244 AD
Rating (1 votes): (Details)
Keywords:tetradrachm, syro-phoenician, syria, antioch, syria, phoenicia, phoenician, roman, tet, ar tet, silver, laureate, eagle, 4drachm, drachm
File Size:55 KB
Date added:Feb 13, 2012
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Randygeki(h2)  [Feb 13, 2012 at 03:34 PM]
Looks great!