Seleucid Kingdom, Seleukos II Kallinikos (246-225 BC). AR tetradrachm

$649.00

Seleucid Kingdom. Seleukos II Kallinikos (246-225 BC). AR tetradrachm (28mm, 16.87 gm. NGC Choice VF 5/5 – 4/5. Posthumous issue in the types of Alexander III the Great of Macedon, Susa, ca. 230-225 BC. Obv: Head of Heracles right, wearing lion skin headdress, paws tied before neck. Rev: ΣEΛEYKOY-BAΣIΛEΩΣ, Zeus enthroned left, left leg drawn back, feet on stool, eagle in outstretched right hand, grounded scepter in left; complex monogram in left field, ΔΡΚ monogram below throne. SC 788b. Will remove from slab at no charge upon request.