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ID:     160606
Type:     Greek
Region:     MACEDONIAN Kings
Issuer:     Demetrius Poliorcetes
Date Ruled:     306-283 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 292-291
Diameter:     28 mm
Weight:     17.23 g
Die Axis:     2 h
Obverse Description:     Diademed and horned head right
Reverse Legend:     ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΔΗΜΗΤΡΙΟΥ
Reverse Description:     Poseidon Pelagaios seated left on rock, holding aplustre in his right hand, trident in left; to inner left, monogram above Z; K• to inner right
Mint:     Amphipolis
Primary Reference:     Newell 106 (unlisted obv. die)
Reference2:     SNG MÜnchen -
Reference3:     SNG Alpha Bank -
Reference4:     SNG Berry -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     EF
Notes:     Rare issue.