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ID:     730740
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM
Issuer:     Ptolemy I, Soter
Date Ruled:     323-305 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     319-315 BC
Weight:     15.61 g
Obverse Description:     Head of Alexander right, wearing elephant's skin headdress
Reverse Legend:     AΛΕΞΑΝΔΡOV
Reverse Description:     Athena Alkidemos advancing right, with spear; to right, Corinthian helmet, HP monogram, and eagle standing right on thunderbolt
Primary Reference:     cf. Svoronos 170
Reference2:     SNG Cop 27
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=19321
Grade:     Toned, Good VF, small scratches
Notes:     .