ANTIOCHUS HIERAX SILVER TETRADRACHM – RARE ISSUE OF LAMPSACUS – CHOICE VF NGC GRADED GREEK SELEUCID SELEUKID COIN (Inv. 13842)
SELEUCID KINGDOM. ANTIOCHOS HIERAX, ca. 242-227 B.C.
Silver tetradrachm ,16.97 g., 30 mm., mint of Lampsacus.
Obv. Diademed head of Antiochos right.
Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ, Apollo seated left on omphalos, holding arrow in right hand and resting left on grounded bow, torch above Pegasus protome in left field, MYTO control monogram in exergue.
SC 848.3b; WSM 1554 (citing 1 specimen in Berlin, from same dies as this coin).
NGC graded CHOICE VF, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, rare variety with only 3 other specimens in current auction records.