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ID:     82000684
Type:     Ancient East
Region:     ARMENIA
City:     Artaxiad Dynasty
Issuer:     Tigranes II, The Great
Date Ruled:     95-56 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Chalkous
Date Struck:     BC 70-55
Weight:     6.39 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Draped bust right, wearing five-pointed Armenian tiara [decorated with star between two eagles]
Reverse Description:     Tyche of Antioch seated right on rock, holding palm; to lower right, river god Orontes swimming right, head facing; to inner right, monogram above A. M&D 85; CAA 93; AC 48
Mint:     Artashat
Primary Reference:     VF, dark green patina.
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Notes:     Sale: CNG 82, Lot: 684 From the J. S. Wagner Collection.