Antiochus VII Tetradrachm

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King Antiochus VII Euergetes Sidetes

Antiochos VII (reigned 139–129 BC) was the last of the Seleucid kings who attempted to reclaim the once-mighty empire. His reign was occupied by fruitless battles and ephemeral victories; by the end, ancient Syria was his only domain. Like his father, Demetrios I Soter (reigned 161–150 BC), he was killed by rivals.

Obverse:  Diademed head of Antiochos VII

Reverse:  BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIOXOY EYEΡΓETOY to right and left of Athena standing left, holding Nike and spear and resting left hand on shield at her side.

Diameter: 28mm

Material: Silver plated
Made in the USA
Packaged in a coin collecting flip with printed description on insert.

1 review for Antiochus VII Tetradrachm

  1. Ariel (verified owner)

    Splendid rendering of a beautiful coin. This king was the third (and the last) husband of notorious Cleopatra Thea. Needless to say – his life was full of adventures and he was killed at a battle-field? Another wonderful addition to my Hellenistic royal collection.

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