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ID:     75000457
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Seleucus I Nicator
Date Ruled:     312-281 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     BC circa 295-281
Weight:     17.23 g
Die Axis:     11 h
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Zeus right
Reverse Description:     Athena Promachos, brandishing spear and holding shield, in biga of elephants right; spearhead above, MW monogram to lower right
Mint:     Susa
Primary Reference:     SC 177.2
Reference2:     ESMS El.19 (A4/P7)
Reference3:     ESM 316
Reference4:     SNG Spaer -; Houghton -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=103365
Grade:     Good VF
Notes:     Sale: CNG 75, Lot: 457 Rare type with biga. From the Richard Winokur Collection.