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Coin ID #8597

Elaiousa-Sebaste (AD 38-72) AE 26 - Antiochos IV & Iotape

Antiochos IV Epiphanes, with Iotape, 38-72 AD. AE26 (13.77g, 12h). [B]AΣIΛEΩΣ MEΓAΛOY ANTIOXO[Y EΠIΦANOYΣ], diademed head of Antiochos IV right; Δ/K/Σ behind / ΣEBAΣTHNΩN MHTPOΠOΛEΩΣ/ BAΣIΛI/[Σ]ΣA IΩTAΠH, Iotape seated left, holding phiale and scepter; ΔI to left. VF, scuff on obverse edge, scratches and possible traces of silvering on reverse. Extremely rare - possibly the third known.

File information
City/Mint name:Elaiousa-Sebaste
Keywords:roman / bronze
References:H. Seyrig, “Sur quelques ères Syriennes,” RN (1964), p. 51, fig. 7 = SNG France 1162 = RPC I 3720.1 (same obv. die); F. Imhoof-Blumer, “Griechische Münzen aus dem Museum in Klagenfurt,” NZ (1884), p. 285, 130 = RSN VIII (1898), p. 31, 20 = RPC I
Valuation:CNG Elec. Auc. 271 (1/2012), lot 289 ($850)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:174 KiB
Date added:Feb 27, 2012
Dimensions:800 x 382 pixels
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