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    - ID: 203

    Submitter: IBSCCs Admin

    Added: 1998-01-16

    SYRIA. Kings of Syria.
    Achaios, 221-214 B.C.

    AR-Tetradrachm.
    Av.: Draped and diademed bust of Achaios to r.
    Rv.: Athena standing to l. with shield and spear, to l., horse´s head.
    c. 8,6 g. (correct weight).

    Ref.: Newell, WSM, pl. 60,11.

    BoC: 17/2, 1992/3, p.23.

    FAKE – This old counterfeit copies the unique gold stater of Achaios in Munich. The apparent crcular incuse is wrong.