ANTIOCHUS III SILVER TETRADRACHM – SC UNPUBLISHED CONTROL VARIETY FROM THE “ROSE” MINT – CHOICE VF NGC GRADED GREEK SELEUCID COIN (Inv. 13785)
SELEUCID KINGDOM. ANTIOCHUS III, 222-187 BC
Silver tetradrachm, 17.09 g., 31 mm, minted at the “Rose Mint” (perhaps Edessa), from ca. 213 BC.
Obv. Diademed head of Antiochos right.
Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ANTIOXOY, Apollo seated left on omphalos, holding arrow in right hand and resting left on grounded bow, rose in outer left, PKI control monogram in outer right.
SC 1121.2 var (this PKI control unrecorded in SC)
NGC graded CHOICE VF, Strike 5/5, Surface 3/5.