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ID:     28725
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM
Issuer:     Ptolemy I, Soter
Date Ruled:     323-284 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Diameter:     27.2 mm
Weight:     15.419 g
Obverse Description:     Head of Alexander the Great right, wearing elephant-scalp headdress
Reverse Legend:     ΑΛΕΞΑΝ∆ΡΟΥ
Reverse Description:     Zeus seated left, eagle in right, long vertical scepter in left
Mint:     Alexandria
Primary Reference:     Svoronos 20 - 24
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=27789
Grade:     aF