An extremely rare bronze of Antiochos VIII with a cicada on the reverse
Lot 1044
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Antiochos VIII Epiphanes (Grypos), 121/0-97/6 BC. AE (Bronze, 14 mm, 2.47 g, 1 h), uncertain mint. Radiate and diademed head of Antiochos VIII to right. Rev. [ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ / ΑΝ]ΤΙΟ[ΧΟΥ Ε]ΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ Cicada; to outer left, monogram (?). HGC 9, 1225. SC 2343. Extremely rare, the third example known. Slightly rough, otherwise, good fine.

From a European collection, formed before 2005.
Starting price:
100 CHF
Hammer price:
2000 CHF
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Closing time: 11-Mar-23, 20:41:30 CET
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.


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