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Ancient Coinage of Seleucia, Antiochos III


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Antiochos III Megas; 223-187 BC.

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(Note: In the list below, "Houghton" and "SC" references refer to the same work. They are just different ways of referring to that catalogue")
Hoover 1095.2Antiochus III, 198 BC, Uncertain mint in Southern Coele, Syria, AE20. Head of Athena in crested helmet right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU, Winged Nike standing right holding wreath and palm, Reversed anchor counterstamp in inner left field. Hoover Seleucid Coins 1095.2, SNG Spaer 245-247.TextImage
Hoover 1190Antiochus III, after 204 BC, Seleucia ad Tigrim, AE16. Head of Zeus, facing three-quarters right, sceptre on right shoulder / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU, Apollo standing right, holding arrow, bow, or phiale over tripod. Hoover Seleucid Coins 1190, ESM 251.TextImage
Hoover 1254Antiochos III, AE15, ca. 210 BC, Ectabana mint. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU to right and left of tripod ornamented with horse foreparts, monogram sideways in outer left field. Hoover Seleucid Coins 1254, ESM 603.TextImage
Houghton 42Antiochos III AR Drachm. Nisibis mint. Struck circa 205-200 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS above, ANTIOCOU below, elephant walking right; monogram before. TextImage
Houghton 76 Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochus III AE19. Antioch Mint. Head of Apollo right / Elephant and rider right, tripod behind. TextImage
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Houghton 550Antiochos III AE17. Soli mint. Laureate head of Apollo right / Athena holding Nike left, cornucopiae bound with a fillet. BASILEWS ANTIOXOY. TextImage
Houghton 977Antiochos III. 223-187 BC. Antioch ad Orontem. AE13 mm, 2.50 gr. Laureate head of Apollo right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU, Elephant advancing left, no symbols or control marks. Houghton SC 977; Hoover 517.TextImage
Houghton 979Antiochos III AE 12mm, Denomination D. Sardes mint. Laureate head of Apollo right / BASILEWS above, ANTIOXOY below, elephant advancing left; upturned anchor before. Newell WSM 1114; SNGIs 615. TextImage
Houghton 983Antiochos III Megas, Seleukid Kingdom, AE14, Sardeis mint. Laureate head of Apollo right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU to left and right of Apollo standing left, examining arrow and resting left elbow on tripod. Monogram in left field. SC 983; Hoover Seleukid Coinage 518.TextImage
Houghton 984Seleukids, Antiochos III AE13. Laureate head of Apollo right with featured of Antiochos / Apollo seated left on omphalos, holding arrow; ANTIOXOY and monogram in field to left. TextImage
Houghton 995Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos III AR Tetradrachm. Sardes mint, Series 3, circa 203-197 BC. Diademed head right / Apollo Delphios seated left on omphalos. Houghton 611. TextImage
Houghton 9992Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos III AR Tetradrachm. Uncertain mint in Phrygia, perhaps Apamea, struck 223/2 BC. Diademed head of Seleukos III right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU, Apollo seated left on omphalos, nude but for slight drapery on right thigh, holding arrow in right hand, left hand resting on bow; monogram to outer left. Newell 1696. TextImage
Houghton 1034Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos III AR Drachm. Tarsos mint, ca 192/0-187 BC. Diademed head right / Apollo Delphios seated left on omphalos; in outer left field, SA above uncertain mark. Houghton 465. TextImage
Houghton 1109.2Antiochos III, Seleukid Kingdom, 223-187 BC. Struck ca. 202 BC. AR Tetradrachm, 16.96 g. DI mint in southern or eastern Syria. Youthful, diademed head of Antiochos III right; horn above ear, DI behind head / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU, Apollo seated left on omphalos, holding arrow in right hand and resting left on bow at his side; DI in exergue. CSE 1171 (this coin). Newell ESM 605; Houghton SC 1109.2.TextImage
Houghton 1109.3Antiochos III, Seleukid Kingdom, 223-187 BC. Struck ca. 202 BC. AR Tetradrachm. DI mint in southern or eastern Syria. Youthful, diademed head of Antiochos III right; horn above ear / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, Apollo seated left on omphalos, holding arrow in right hand and resting left on bow at his side; DI in exergue. Hoover HGC 447y ("probably Damaskos"); Houghton 1109.3 ("DI mint in Southern or Eastern Syria"); Newell ESM 608a.("Ecbatana").TextImage
Houghton 1161Antiochos III, AR Tetradrachm. Diademed head of Antiochos right / Apollo seated left on omphalos, examining arrow, left hand on bow behind him. Houghton/Lorber 1161.1; Newell 240. TextImage
Houghton 1193vAntiochus III AR Drachm. Ekbatana mint. Dademed head right / Apollo seated left on omphalos, A over monogram to right. TextImage
LandK 1786Antiochos III AE13. Head of Apollo right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, elephant walking right. BMC 39. TextImage
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Mionnet 113Antiochus III, AR Tetradrachm. Diademed head of Antiochos right / Apollo seated left on omphalos, examining arrow, left hand on bow behind him, two monograms in left field: V on X and inverted W on P. Mionnet V, 113.TextImage
SC 10362Antiochus III AR tetradrachm, 28.62 mm, 16.61 gr. Uncertain mint in Cilicia. 223-187 BC. Diademed, youthful head of king right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU, Apollo seated left on omphalos, naked but for slight drapery on right thigh, holding arrow in right hand, left hand resting on bow; A in left field, vPA monogram in right field, mintmark prow at lower left. SC 1036.2; Coin Hoards 1, 74; Hoover 447; cf. Sear 6933-6936.TextImage
SC 10444cAntiochus III AR Tetradrachm. Antioch on the Orontes mint, 204-197 BC. Diademed head right, horn above ear / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, Apollo seated left on omphalos holding bow & arrow, DI monogram to left, H in ex. TextImage
SC 10471Antiochus III AR Drachm. Antioch mint, ca 204-197 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ATIOXOY, Apollo seated left on omphalos holding arrow and resting hand on grounded bow with grip marked by row of dots, inverted-W/P monogram to left. Houghton CSE 73, Newell WSM 1090. TextImage
SC 10474aAntiochos III AR Drachm. Antioch mint, 204-197 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, Apollo seated left on omphalos, DI monogram to left. Newell 1092a. TextImage
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SC 10651Antiochos III AR Drachm. Possibly Apamea on the Orontes mint. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, elephant walking right, MHP monogram in ex. Newell WSM 631cf. TextImage
SC 10653Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos III AR Drachm. Apamea on the Orontes, ca 219-211 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, elephant walking right; E before trunk. SNGIs 694cf. TextImage
SC 10654Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos III AR Drachm. Apameia on the Orontes(?) mint, ca 223-211 BC. Diademed head right / Elephant walking right; monogram to outer right. Houghton 1188. TextImage
SC 10656Seleucid Kingdom, Antiochus III AR Drachm. Perhaps Apamea on the Orontes mint. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, elephant right, MHI monogram to right. ESM 631. TextImage
SC 10656vAntiochos III AR Drachm. Nisibis mint. Diademed head right / Elephant walking right. Newell 631v. TextImage
SC 1080Seleucid Kingdom, Antiochus III AE 19mm Denomination C. Tyre mint. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, prow of galley left. Houghton WSM 728. TextImage
SC 1081Antiochus III AE 12-16mm Denomination D. Mint of Tyre, Phoenicia. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, palm tree. SNGIs 678, Houghton CSE 729. TextImage
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SC 10893aAntiochus III AE17 Denomination B. Nymph's head facing on Macedonian shield / Elephant walking right, anchor above, monogram below elephant, BASILEWS ANTIOXOY below. WSM 793. TextImage
SC 11012Antiochus III AR Tetradrachm. Uncertain mint along the upper Euphrates (or possibly Laodikeia) mint. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, Apollo seated left on omphalos examining an arrow, AYMP monogram to left, MX- (partial) monogram to right. Newell 1238v. TextImage
SC 1112Seleucid kings of Syria, Antiochos III AR Tetradrachm. DI mint (Southern or Eastern Syria), ca 197 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANT-IOCOU, nude Apollo seated left on omphalos, holding arrow & bow; DI in ex. SNGIs 773, Newell ESM 608, Houghton 1172. TextImage
SC 1121Antiochos III, AR Tetradrachm. "Rose mint", Edessa (?). Diademed head of Antiochos right / Apollo seated left on omphalos, examining arrow, left hand on bow behind him. Rose to left. SC 1121-1122. TextImage
SC 11233Antiochos III AR Tetradrachm. Rose mint, perhaps Edessa, from ca 213 BC. Diademed head / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, Apollo seated left on omphalos, testing arrow & resting left hand on grounded bow, wp monogram to left, AT monogram to right. Newell ESM 298. TextImage
SC 11322Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos III, AR Tetradrachm. Uncertain mint in Mesopotamia, struck after 197 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU, Apollo seated left on omphalos, nude but for slight drapery on right thigh, holding arrow in right hand, left hand resting on bow; monogram in exergue. Newell 855b var. TextImage
SC 1159Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos III, AV Stater. Seleukeia on the Tigris mint, struck after 220 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTI-OCOU, Apollo seated left on omphalos, nude but for slight drapery on right thigh, holding arrow in right hand, left hand resting on bow; monogram to outer left & right. Newell 242. TextImage
SC 11641Antiochos III AR Tetradrachm. Seleukeia on the Tigris mint, ca 211/210 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, Apollo seated left on omphalos, holding arrow & bow, TW monogram to left, PYH monogram to right. SNGIs 737, Newell 243. TextImage
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SC 11671Antiochus III AR Tetradrachm. Seleucia on the Tigris mint, from 204 BC. Diademed head right, horn-like lock of hair above ear / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, Apollo seated on omphalos, MHAP monogram in ex. Newell ESM 254. TextImage
SC 1176Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos III AE 29mm. Seleukeia on the Tigris mint, 220-187 BC. Laureate head of Apollo facing slightly left / BASILEWS A-NTIOXOY, Apollo standing left, holding arrow, left hand resting on bow, TW monogram to left, PYH monogram to right. Houghton 957, Newell 182, SNGIs 740. TextImage
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SC 1210aAntiochus III AR Tetradrachm. Susa mint, first reign, 223-222 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, Apollo seated left on omphalos, HXAB monogram to left, DPK monogram to right. Newell 1092a. TextImage
SC 1220Antiochos III AE 25mm Denomination A. Susa mint, 2nd reign, after 220 BC. Diademed, horned & draped three-quarter facing bust slightly right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU, nude Apollo standing left, holding arrow in right hand, left hand resting on bow, DPK monogram to left, backwards-S to right. Houghton CSE 1049. TextImage
SC 1235cfAntiochus III AR Drachm. Ecbatana. Diademed head right / Apollo seated left on omphalos, examining arrow & resting hand on grounded bow, XAR monogram in inner left field above arrow, KH monogram in inner left field beneath arrow. TextImage
SC 12431Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos III AE 27mm. Ekbatana mint, ca 223-211 BC. Laureate head right / Apollo standing right; monogram to outer left, monogram above anchor to outer right. Houghton 1164. TextImage
SC 1272Antiochus III AE 26mm Denomination A. Possibly Ecbatana or travelling military mint, ca 210 BC. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY above & below elephant advancing right with mahout, tripod to left, monogram to right. TextImage
SNGCop 154Seleukid Kingdoms,. Antiochos III AE12. Laureate head of Apollo right / Apollo standing left holding bow & arrow. TextImage
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SNGIs 1217vAntiochos III AR Drachm. Ekbatana mint. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, Apollo seated left on omphalos with arrow & bow; monogram to left, cornucopiae & monogram to right. TextImage
SNGIs 536Antiochus III AR Tetradrachm. Antioch mint. Diademed head right / Apollo seated left on omphalos, monogram to left. TextImage
SNGIs 542Syria, Seleukid Kings. Antiochos III. 223-187 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Antioch mint. Head right / BASILEWS ANTI-OCOU, Apollo seated left on omphalos, holding arrow. TextImage
SNGIs 544Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos III AR Tetradrachm. Antioch mint, ca 208-200 BC. Diademed head right / Apollo seated left on omphalos, holding arrow & bow; bow & quiver outer left. Newell, WSM 1100. TextImage
SNGIs 546Antiochos III AR Tetradrachm. Antioch mint. Diademed head right; fillet border / Apollo seated left on omphalos, holding arrow; quiver in outer left field. Newell, WSM 1117. TextImage
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SNGIs 558cfBarbarous imitation of Antiochos III AR Tetradrachm. TextImage
SNGIs 561Antiochos III AE 25mm. Antioch mint. Laureate head of Antiochos right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU left, nude Apollo seated left on omphalos with arrow & bow; monogram outer left. Newell WSM 1060, Houghton CSE 68. TextImage
SNGIs 583Antiochus III, AE 12, Apollo standing left, examining arrow, bow behind. TextImage
SNGIs 593Seleukid Kingdom: Antiochos III. 223-187 BC. Bronze 19mm (8.50 gm). Laureate head of Apollo right, with the features of Antiochos / Elephant with driver right. TextImage
SNGIs 615vSeleucid Kingdom, Antiochus III AE10. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, elephant standing left. TextImage
SNGIs 650Antiochus III AR Drachm, Tarsus mint. Diademed head of Seleukos III right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU either side of naked Apollo seated left on omphalos holding arrow & leaning on bow, monogram left, NK right. TextImage
SNGIs 652Antiochus III AR Tetradrachm. Nisibis mint. Diademed head right / Apollo seated left on omphalos, monograms to left & right. TextImage
SNGIs 690Antiochus III AR Tetradrachm. Nisibis mint. Diademed head of Antiochos III right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU, Apollo seated left, on omphalos, holding arrow & resting on bow, monograms to left & right. TextImage
SNGIs 692Syria, Seleukid Kings of. Antiochos III. AR Drachm. Struck circa 205-200 BC. Nisibis mint. Diademed head right / BASILEWS above, ANTIOCOU in exergue, elephant walking right; monogram before. Houghton, CSE 1185 (Ekbatana). TextImage
SNG Israel 700Antiochos III Megas, AE19 of Nisibis, Mesopotamia. 5.7gr. Laureate head of Apollo right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU, Nike walking left, holding long palm branch. SNG Spaer 700; Newell WSM 869.TextImage
SNGIs 728Antiochus III AR Tetradrachm. Nisibis mint. Diademed head right / Apollo seated left on omphalos, monograms to left & right. TextImage
SNGIs 735Antiochos III AR Tetradrachm. Seleukia mint. Young diademed head of Antiochos III right / BASILEWS ANTOIXOY, Apollo seated left on omphalos, monograms to left & right, M within W in ex. TextImage
SNGIs 795 Antiochos III, 223-187 BC. Ekbatana, ca 209-205 BC. Diademed head right / Nike advancing left holding wreath and palm, horse's head and and monogram to left. SNG Israel (Spaer) 795-796; Houghton, CSE 1174; Newell, ESM 611.TextImage
SNGIs 801Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos III AE 30mm. Ekbatana mint. Diademed head right / BASILEWS above, ANTIOXOY below, mare standing left, head reverted toward suckling foal; monogram to left. SNG Spaer 801; Newell, ESM, 622; Houghton, CSE, 1181. TextImage
Sear #6933Kingdom of Syria, Antiochus III, 223-187 BC, AR Tetradrachm. Diademed head of youthful king Antiochus III right / BASILEWS ANTIOXOY, naked Apollo seated left on omphalos, holding arrow and resting on bow, horse grazing.
(2 examples)
Sear #6934Seleucid Kingdom, Antiochus III AR Tetradrachm. TextImage
Sear #6935Seleucid Kingdom, Antiochus III AR Tetradrachm. TextImage
Sear #6936Antiochus III AR Tetradrachm.
(2 examples)
Sear #6949Seleucid Kingdom, Antiochos III AE22. Diademed head right / BASILEWS ANTIOCOU, prow of galley right. TextImage
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Antiochos III The Great
Coins of Antiochos III The Great at SeleukidEmpire.org
Entry for Seleucia, Antiochos III on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Antiochus III in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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