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ID:     720935
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Antiochus I Soter
Date Ruled:     281-261 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Drachm
Date Struck:     in the name of Seleukos I
Weight:     4.21 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin
Reverse Description:     Zeus AƋtophoros seated left; in left field, dolphin left above monogram; monogram below throne
Primary Reference:     SC 358.6a
Reference2:     Houghton, Early Series III, Group 20 (dies a10/p1 - this coin referenced)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=84703
Grade:     Good VF
Notes:     Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 935 Rare, and the only example from these dies. From the Robert A. Weimer Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Group 43 (24 September 1997), lot 688.