Antioch or Antiochia was an ancient city located on the Orontes...
Antigonus I Monophthalmus ("the One-Eyed") (382 -301...
The Seleucid Empire was the Persian kingdom of the Macedonian dynasty...
Persis (in Greek, derivated from Persian pars) is the ancient name...
Cassander (c. 355-297 BCE, r. 305-297 BCE) was self-proclaimed...
Seleucus I Nicator
Despite not receiving his share of the fallen king’s empire...
Seleucid Silver Tetradrachm Depicting an Elephant
This silver tetradrachm coin belonged to Seleucos I. It depicts...
The Hellenistic World: The World of Alexander the Great
The Hellenistic World (from the Greek word Hellas for Greece...
Tetradrachm Coin from Seleucid Syria
This is a silver tetradrachm coin. Reign of Seleucos I Nicator...
The Rise of the Seleukid Empire (323-223 BC): Seleukos I to Seleukos III
The day Alexander the Great died, his empire began to fall apart...
Lysimachus (c. 361-281 BCE) was one of Alexander the Great’s...
When Alexander the Great died in 323 BCE, he left behind an empire...