A Collection of the Coins of Damascus

Date of Auction: 29th September 2008


Estimate: £400 - £500

Seleucid Kings of Syria, Seleucid Kings of Syria, Demetrios III (97/6-88/7), Tetradrachm, yr. 222 [91/90], diademed bust right, rev. cult statue of Atargatis facing, holding flower, barley stalk behind each shoulder, 15.72g/11h (LSM 126; SNG Spaer –; Houghton Coll. 861). Very fine, rare (£400-500)