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


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


[Book] Stolyarik, Yelena, and Romano, Irene B., and Romano, David G., and DeVries, Keith R., and White, Donald J. 1995. The Ancient Greek World:The Rodney S. Young Gallery.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 24View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Catalogue, Collection] Poole, Reginald S., and Gardner, Percy. 1878. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum. The Seleucid kings of Syria.. London. British Museum Press. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 1, no. 4ffView Objects related to this

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