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ID:     720950
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Alexander I Balas
Date Ruled:     152-145 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Weight:     16.77 g
Die Axis:     1 h
Obverse Description:     Diademed head right
Reverse Description:     Zeus Nikephoros seated left
Primary Reference:     SNG Spaer -
Reference2:     Houghton 559 (this coin)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=84718
Grade:     Good VF, toned, a couple areas of minor pitting under tone.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 950 From the Arthur Houghton Collection, 559.