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ID:     735122
Type:     Greek
Region:     BITHYNIAN KINGS
Issuer:     Prusias II
Date Ruled:     183-149 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     182-149 BC
Diameter:     34 mm
Weight:     16.6 g
Obverse Description:     Diademed head right
Reverse Legend:     ΒΑΣΙΛΣΩΣ ΠΡΟΥΣΙΟΥ
Reverse Description:     Zeus standing left, holding wreath and sceptre; eagle and two monograms in inner left field
Primary Reference:     RG pg. 221, 10b (pl. 30, 6)
Reference2:     BMC Pontus pg. 210, 2 var. (monogram)
Reference3:     SNG Cop -
Reference4:     SNG VA -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=35352
Grade:     Good VF.