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ID:     76000318
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     MACEDONIAN KINGS
Issuer:     Perseus
Date Ruled:     179-168 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 173-171
Weight:     15.45 g
Die Axis:     11 h
Obverse Description:     Diademed head right
Reverse Legend:     ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΠΕΡΣΕΩΣ
Reverse Description:     Eagle standing right on thunderbolt; mintmaster’s monogram to right, control marks above (KE monogram?) and between legs (Φ); all within oak wreath, plow below
Mint:     Pella or Amphipolis
Primary Reference:     Mamroth, Perseus 21b
Reference2:     SNG Mnchen -
Reference3:     SNG Alpha Bank -
Reference4:     SNG Copenhagen 1269
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=107993
Grade:     EF