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ID:     73000445
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Antiochus II Theos
Date Ruled:     261-246 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     BC 261-246
Weight:     17.02 g
Die Axis:     5 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin
Reverse Description:     Zeus AËtophoros seated left; in left field, dolphin left above monogram; AB monogram below throne
Primary Reference:     SC 576.5b
Reference2:     Houghton, Early, Group 33, dies A40/P3
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=90929
Grade:     Superb EF, toned, a few die breaks.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 73, Lot: 445 From the Robert A. Weimer Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Auctions XI (3 May 1990), lot 109.