Numismatics
Ruler: Antiochus III, Seleucid King, ca. 241–187 B.C., ruled 222–187 B.C.
Mint: Ecbatana
Artist: Unknown

Silver drachm of Antiochus III from Ecbatana

ca. 223–187 B.C.

Silver

3.56 g, 12:00, 16.50 mm
Ruth Elizabeth White Fund
2004.6.3815
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
3rd–2nd century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Ecbatana
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Heidelberger Münzhandlung, Heidelberg, Germany, Heidelberger Münzhandlung, Heidelberg, Germany, May 19, 1992, cat. 6; Professor Dr. Peter Robert Franke and Leonore Franke, Munich, 1992–2004; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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