|Alexander Balas, 152-145 BC|
|AR tetradrachm 16.7453 g, 30.1 mm|
|Antioch on the Orontes 150-146 BC|
|1. Houghton, Arthur, Catherine Lorber, and Oliver Hoover. 2008. Selucid Coins: A Comprehensive Catalog.
Part II: Seleucus IV through Antiochus XIII. Page 219 #1781.1 and Plate 21 #1781.1h. New York: The American
2. Newell, Edward T. 1918. The Seleucid Mint of Antioch. Page 50 #165 and Plate VIII #165. New York: The American Numismatic Society.
|Diademed head of Alexander Balas facing right, fillet border.|
|Zeus with chlamys draped over left shoulder and legs, seated facing left on throne. He holds a wreath-bearing Nike on his outstretched right hand and rests his left on a sceptre.|
|ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ ΘΕΟΠΑΤΟΡΟΣ ΕΥΕΡΓΕΤΟΥ|