Ancient Persian. Silver drachm coin of King Darius. On the back, a seated figure holding a bow surrounded by inscriptions. 70 BC (¾")
Ancient Greek. Silver Antiochos I, the king of the Seleucid Empire, tetradrachm coin. Obverse shows a profile of the king, reverse with enthroned Apollo holding a bow and arrow with Greek inscriptions. Minted in Syria. 280 -261 BC (1 ¼")
Ancient Greek. Silver Demetrios Poliorketes tetradrachm coin, on the front a diademed and horned head of Demetrios, the reverse with a naked Poseidon, the right foot on a rock, the right arm to the thigh, a trident held in the other hand. 294-288 BC (1 ¼")
Ancient Greek. Silver tetradrachm coin with Athena, the Goddess of wisdom on one side, an owl with inscriptions on the other. 400 BC (¾”)
Ancient Holy Land. Silver Shekel of Tyre tetradrachm coin, "Thirty Pieces of Silver". On the reverse, an eagle with various inscriptions in the field.
126-70 BC (1")
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