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ID:     82000685
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Ancient East
Region:     ARMENIA
City:     Artaxiad Dynasty
Issuer:     Tigranes II, The Great
Date Ruled:     95-56 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Half Chalkous
Weight:     3.75 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Draped bust left, wearing four-pointed Armenian tiara
Reverse Description:     Nike standing right, holding wreath; A-Λ (date) across field
Mint:     Mdzbin (Nisibis)
Primary Reference:     M&D 94
Reference2:     CAA 6 (Tigrane I)
Reference3:     AC 23 (Tigranes I)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=147141
Grade:     Fine, green patina
Notes:     Sale: CNG 82, Lot: 685 Rare. From the J. S. Wagner Collection.