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Object Number: 31-50-404
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Seleucid
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN 270, Monastery, Room O, North of drain
Manufacture Location: Antioch (Syria or Turkey?)
Maker: Antiochus III
Locus: C.N. 270, monastery, Room O, North of drain
Period: Antiochus III
Byzantine
Date Made: 223-187 BC
Early Date: -223
Late Date: -187
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Bronze
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1931
Other Number30-10-320B - Field No SF

Description

Small, dumpy flans suggestive of the small bronze coins struck at Antioch under Antiochus III and his successors.


Bibliography:

[Book] Fitzgerald, Gerald M. 1939. A Sixth Century Monastery at Beth-Shan. : Page/Fig./Plate: P.11, #11View Objects cited in this Publication

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