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ID:     9098
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Antiochus II Theos
Date Ruled:     261-246 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     B.C. c. 261-256
Diameter:     29.8 mm
Weight:     16.89 g
Obverse Legend:     I
Obverse Description:     Diademed head of Antiochus I right
Reverse Legend:     ΒΑΣΙΛΣΩΣ / ΑΝΤΙ−ΟΧΟΥ / MHTO / WAT
Reverse Description:     Apollo seated left on omphalos, examining arrow in right, resting left on grounded bow, MHTO monogram outer left, WAT monogram outer right
Mint:     Seleucia on Tigris
Primary Reference:     Newell ESM 178
Reference2:     SC 587.1a
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=6651