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ID:     711006
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Seleucus I Nicator
Date Ruled:     312-281 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Drachm
Date Struck:     BC circa 296/5-281
Weight:     4.27 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Zeus right
Reverse Description:     [BASILEWS] SELEUKOU, Athena Promachos, brandishing spear in right hand and holding shield on left arm, in quadriga drawn by elephants right; anchor above, Q behind athena, monogram to right of anchor
Primary Reference:     SC 131.5c
Reference2:     ESM 78A
Reference3:     SNG Spaer -
Reference4:     Houghton 923 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=76234
Grade:     EF, excellent metal quality
Notes:     Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 1006 ($1000)