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ID:     17830
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Demetrius I Soter
Date Ruled:     162-150 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     B.C. 153 - 152
Diameter:     31.7 mm
Weight:     16.731 g
Die Axis:     1.5 h
Obverse Description:     Diademed head of Demetrios right
Reverse Legend:     ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ∆ΗΜΗΤΡΙΟΥ ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ
Reverse Description:     Tyche, naked to waist, seated left on throne supported by winged tritoness, holding scepter and cornucopia; 2 monograms outer left, date ΞΡ in ex ( = S.E. 160 )
Mint:     Antioch
Primary Reference:     Newell SMA 111
Reference2:     SNG Spaer 1274
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=16949