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ID:     80000360
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Antiochus I Soter
Date Ruled:     281-261 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     BC under Philetairos in the name of Seleukos I, circa 279-274
Weight:     16.96 g
Die Axis:     11 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin
Reverse Description:     BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΣEΛEYKOY, Zeus AËtophoros seated left; in left field, helmeted head of Athena right; crescent below throne
Mint:     Pergamon
Primary Reference:     SC 308b
Reference2:     WSM 1532Θ = Hirsch 1634 (same dies)
Reference3:     Houghton -
Reference4:     SNG Spaer 242 (same obv. die)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=132583
Grade:     Near EF, lightly toned
Notes:     Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 360 Well centered and struck from artistic dies.