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ID:     151516
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Demetrius I Soter
Date Ruled:     162-150 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     BC 162-150
Diameter:     31 mm
Weight:     16.60 g
Obverse Description:     Diademed head right
Reverse Description:     BASILEWS DHMHTRIOU SWTHROS, Tyche seated left, holding sceptre and cornucopiae; Nereid supporting throne; primary and secondary control monograms to left, QNR (date) in exergue
Mint:     Antioch
Primary Reference:     SNG Spaer -
Reference2:     SMA 106
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=45241
Notes:     The lower (secondary) control monogram is engraved over an earlier monogram, probably that of SMA 108 (HP monogram).