Ancient Greek Coins
Autonomous IssueMinted: Antioch, SyriaSize:18mm Weight: 7.81 gramsObverse: Laureate head of Zeus rightReverse ΑΝΤΙΟΧΕΩΝ / ΤΗΣ / ΜΕΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩΣ, Zeus enthroned left, Nike in extended right hand offering him a wreath, long scepter vertical behind in left
Alexander IIIStruck circa 330-320 BCSize: 26mmObverse: Head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdressReverse: Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, AP monogram to left
Alexander III - nice high obverse reliefStruck 317-311BCSize: 26mmObverse: Head of Herakles right, in lionskin headdressReverse: BAΣIΛEΩΣ AΛEΞANΔΡOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle on extended arm, legs crossed, AX in left field, MYP monogram in wreath beneath chair.
Alexander IIIMinted: Citium 325-320BCObverse: Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin headdressReverse: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus AËtophoros seated left with right leg drawn back; TK monogram in left field,
Alexander III- beautiful reverse very small flan crack at 1158Minted: Pella mint?Struck 275-270 BC.Size: 29mmObverse: Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin headdressReverse: Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre; crested helmet in left field, CK monogram under chair
Alexander III - light deposits on the reverseSize: 27mmObverse: Head of Herakles right wearing lionskinReverse: AΛEΞANΔΡOY BAΣIΛEΩΣ, Zeus seated left, right leg drawn back, holding eagle and sceptre; monogram in left field in wreath, MI beneath chair.
Demetrios I SoterMinted: Antioch mintSize: 23x28mmObverse: Diademed head right within wreathReverse: Tyche seated left, holding sceptre & cornucopiae; winged Tritoness supporting throne, two monograms to outer left, date in ex
Demetrius I AR Tetradrachm.Minted: AntiochSize: 30mmObverse: Diademed head rightReverse: Tyche enthroned left, BASILEWS DHMHTRIOU
You are buying both ancient Greek coins in the photos. We cleaned up a few of these and they all have a superb black patina underneath. Dont miss this once in a lifetime opportunity to buy hoard (found together and from the same mint) coins. These are all from the same mint in Ancient Phoenicia which was under Seleucid rule.
Antiochus IX Kyzikenos 114/3-96/95 BC
Uncertain Phoenician mint.
Obverse: Winged bust of Eros right.
Reverse: Nike walking left holding wreath in outstretched right hand, left hand resting on waist,outer left field date ( = S.E.Year 202 = 111/110 BC)
Ref: SNG Spaer 2736-2740.