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ID:     720957
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Seleucus VI Epiphanes Nicator
Date Ruled:     Circa 96-94 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     BC circa 95/4
Weight:     16.19 g
Die Axis:     1 h
Obverse Description:     Diademed head right
Reverse Description:     Zeus Nikephoros seated left; [monogram above A to outer left], C below throne; all within wreath
Primary Reference:     SNG Spaer 2770
Reference2:     SMA 424
Reference3:     Babelon, Rois 1511 (all from the same obv. die)
Reference4:     Houghton 369 (this coin)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=84725
Grade:     VF, dark iridescent toning, small flan flaw in field on obverse.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 957 From the Arthur Houghton Collection, 369.