Antiochos II Theos AR Drachm, VF+/VF, VERY RARE!, Magnesia Mint, 261 - 246 B.C.E.

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ANTICOHOS II THEOS AR DRACHM, 261 - 246 B.C.E.

SC 541.1, Very Fine+/Very Fine, some obverse pitting, 19.4mm, 3.95 grams, Struck Circa. 319 - 315B.C.E., Magnesia on the Maeander mint

Obverse: Diademed head of Antiochos I to right

Reverse: Apollo seated left on omphalus, holding bow in his right hand, his left hand on omphalos, monogram to outer left

A VERY RARE early Seleucid coin! The porosity appears tamer in hand and the coin has nice eye appeal. Struck on a broad flan.