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ID:     711028
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Demetrius I Soter
Date Ruled:     162-150 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     BC circa 162-155/4
Weight:     16.17 g
Die Axis:     1 h
Obverse Description:     Diademed head right within wreath
Reverse Description:     BASILEWS DHMHTRIOU, Tyche, fully clothed, seated left, holding baton in right hand, cornucopiae in left; winged Tritoness supporting throne, monogram to outer left
Primary Reference:     SMA 82
Reference2:     SNG Spaer 1261 var. (monogram)
Reference3:     Houghton 144 (this coin)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=76256
Notes:     Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 1028 ($400)From the Arthur Houghton Collection, 144.