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Object Number: 29-126-479
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Seleucid
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Syria
Maker: Seleucus I
Period: Hellenistic Period
Seleucid Period
Date Made: 305-300BC
Early Date: -305
Late Date: -300
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Heracles
Zeus
Nike
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Obverse: Head of young Heracles, facing right with lion scalp. Reverse: s]eleuk-u (in Greek). Zeus seated facing left, holding Nike. Symbol (see card) in left field


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] White, Donald, et al. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 24View Objects cited in this Publication

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