ANTIOCHUS I SILVER TETRADRACHM – VERY RARE EMISSION FROM THE MINT OF SMYRNA – CHOICE XF FINE STYLE NGC GRADED GREEK SELEUCID SELEUKID KINGDOM COIN (Inv. 13553)
SELEUCID KINGDOM. Antiochus I, 281-261 BC.
Silver Tetradrachm, 16.90 g, 29 mm, minted at Smyrna.
Obv. Diademed head right
Rev. Apollo Delphios, holding three arrows and placing hand on grounded bow, seated left on omphalos; anchora pointing up above PA control in left field, TE control in right field.
SC 311.1; WSM 1493 (with 2 arrows, 3 specimens cited, using same obverse as this coin but different reverse)
Ex MNL Collection
NGC graded CHOICE XF, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, FINE STYLE, dark toning, a very rare emission known to Lorber and Newell in only 3 other specimens.