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                                                   Phyrrus, King of Epirus, 2nd Reign 297-272 B.C.E.,       Museo archaeologico nazionale de Napoli   (Photo: catalaon, 2008, Wikipedia)
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                                               Demetrius I, King of Macedon, reigned 294-288 B.C.E.,  The British Museum,  London                        Demetrius I, King of Macedon, reigned 294-288 B.C.E.,  Location TBD

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                                                A Diadochi Prince, ca. 290-285 B.C.E.,  Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid                     Ptolemy II Philadelphus and Arsinoe II, reigned 285-246 B.C.E.,       Pergamonmuseum, Berlin    (Photo: Matthias Kabel, Wikipedia)

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                                                Ptolemy II Philadelphos, King of Egypt, reigned 283-246 B.C.E.,   Musei Vaticani, Roma                                Ptolemy II Philadelphos, possibly, ca. 285-246 B.C.E.,   The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY,  12.187.31  (Photo: Museum Website)

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                                                 A Bearded Man, aka the Sabouroff Head,  originally from Athens or Aegina, ca. 550-525 BCE,   Altes Museum, Berlin

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                                                Antigonus Gonatus, founder of the Anigonid Dynasty in Macedon, reigned 277-239 B.C.E.,   The British Museum, London (Photo: Uploadalt, Wikipedia)

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                                 275          Philetairos, Ruler of Pergamon, reigned ca. 280-263,  marble herm, Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli (inv. 6148)

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                                                   Hieron II, King of Syracuse, ca. 270-215 B.C.E., (struck ca. 240-218 B.C.E.),      Classical Numismatic Group, Sale 76, Lot 177

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                                                  Eumenes I, King of Pergamon, 263-241 B.C.E.,     The British Museum, London

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                                                 Diodotus I, Seleucid King, reigned ca. 255-239 B.C.E.,     Cabinet des Medailles, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris (Photo: World Imaging, 2006, Wikipedia)

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                                                  A Ptolemaic Queen, ca. 250 B.C.E.,     The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

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                                                  Ptolemy III, King of Egypt, reigned 246-222 B.C.E.,     The British Museum, London   CM  BMC 103   (Photo: Jastrow, 2006, Wikipedia)       

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                                                Attalus I, King of Pergamon, reigned 241-197 B.C.E., Pergamonmuseum, Berlin

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                                                 A Philosopher, possibly Bion, from the Antikythera shipwreck, National Archaeological Museum of Athens,  X 13400  (Photo: Unknown)

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                                                Euthydemus I, Greco-Bactrian King, reigned ca. 230-200 B.C.E.,    The British Museum, London    (Photo by: PHGCOM, Wikipedia)                            Euthydemus I, Greco-Bactrian King, reigned ca. 230-200 B.C.E., Cabinet des Médailles, Bibliothéque nationale de France, Paris (Photo: World Imaging,  2006, Wikipedia)


                                                 Euthydemus I, Greco-Bactrian King, reigned ca. 230-200 B.C.E., Cabinet des Médailles, Bibliothéque nationale de France, Paris (Photo: World Imaging,  2006, Wikipedia)

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                                                 Prusias I, King of Bithynia,  reigned ca. 228-182 B.C.E.,    The British Museum, London  (Photo: PHGCOM, Wikipedia)

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                                                Seleucus III, reigned ca. 225-223 B.C.E.,     The British Museum, London

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                                                  Antiochus III "the Great", 6th Seleucid King, reigned 222-187 B.C.E.,      Musée du Louvre, Paris                             Antiochus III "the Great", 6th Seleucid King, reigned 222-187 B.C.E.,  ("struck after 197 B.C.E.")    Classical Numismatic Group, Lancaster, PA


                                                  Antiochus III "the Great", 6th Seleucid King, reigned 222-187 B.C.E.,     The British Museum, London   (Photo: Uploadalt, Wikipedia)               Antiochus III "the Great", (or Prusias I?)    The British Museum, London       (Photo: PHGCOM, Wikipedia)

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                                                  Philip V, King of Macedon, reigned 221-179 B.C.E.,     The British Museum, London  (Photo: PHGCOM, 2009, Wikipedia)                        Philip V, King of Macedon, reigned 221-179 B.C.E.,      Location TBD

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                                                Hannibal Barca, Carthaginian General, ca. 247-182 B.C.E.,  Location TBD                         Hasdrubal Barca, younger brother of Hannibal, ca. 245-207 B.C.E.,      Location TBD

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                                             An Officer of the Qin Army (one of 8000 figures) , ca. 210 BCE,   Lintong District, Xi'an, Shaanxi    (Photo:  Tor Svensson, 2006, Wikipedia)

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                                             Arsinoe III, Queen of Egyptca.  220-204 B.C.E.,   Pergamonmuseum,  Berlin                                  A Woman, possiblyArsinoe III, ca.  220-204 B.C.E.,      Seattle Art Museum, WA

                       

                                                    Ptolemy V, King of Egypt, reigned 204-181 B.C.E.,    The British Museum, London, Room 22   (Photo: Jastrow, 2006, Wikipedia)                              Scipio Africanus, lived 236-183 B.C.E.,  ring from Capua signed by Herakleides,    Location TBD

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                                                 Demetrius I, Greco-Bactrian King, reigned ca. 200-180 B.C.E., The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY      (Photo: Uploadalt, 2008, Wikipedia)                     Demetrius I, Greco-Bactrian King, reigned ca. 200-180 B.C.E.,  The British Museum, London    (Photo: PHGCOM, 2009, Wikipedia)



                                                   Demetrius I, Greco-Bactrian King, reigned ca. 200-180 B.C.E.,  The British Museum, London    (Photo: PHGCOM, 2009, Wikipedia)                               Demetrius I, Greco-Bactrian King, reigned ca. 200-180 B.C.E.,  The British Museum, London


                                                  Quinctius Flaminus, Roman  General, ca. 204-197 B.C.E.,     The British Museum, London    (Photo: PHGCOM, 2009, Wikipedia)                            A Young Child, ca. 200 B.C.E.,   The Metropolitan Museum of Art,  New York, NY,   1972.118.113          


                                                 


                                                  A Warrior, possibly Greek, ca. 3rd-2nd cent. BCE,  Sampul Tapestry fragment, Urumqi Xinjian Museum

    





   

                                                  



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