Drachm

Antiochus VI, Greek, Asia Minor, Middle East

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145-142 BCE

Silver

Overall: 9/16 in. (1.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Arthur Fairbanks, Class of 1886, in memory of his father, Henry Fairbanks, Class of 1853

27.1.29575

Geography/Culture

Asia, West Asia, Eastern Mediterranean, Syria

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: Head of King radiate, right Reverse: Apollo seated left on Omphalus holding bow and arrow

Provenance

Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.

Old Number

hn 79

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