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ID:     10751
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Antiochus VIII Epiphanes (Grypus)
Date Ruled:     121-96 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     B.C. First Adult Reign, 121 - c. 114
Diameter:     28.8 mm
Weight:     16.45 g
Obverse Description:     Diademed head right, fillet border
Reverse Legend:     ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ
Reverse Description:     Zeus, crescent above head, standing left, star in outstretched right and long vertical scepter in left, IE / A in left field, A inner right, laurel wreath border
Mint:     Antioch
Primary Reference:     SNG Spaer 2493
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=8320