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ID:     76003080
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SELEUCID KINGDOM
Issuer:     Seleucus I Nicator
Date Ruled:     312-281 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Drachm
Date Struck:     BC circa 305/4-295
Weight:     4.14 g
Die Axis:     1 h
Obverse Description:     Head of hero (Alexander or Seleukos?) right, wearing helmet covered with panther skin and adorned with the ear and horns of a bull
Reverse Description:     Nike standing right, erecting trophy; monograms to lower left and between
Mint:     Susa
Primary Reference:     SC 174.1 var. (monogram between)
Reference2:     ESMS S-15 var. (same)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=109621
Grade:     VF, toned
Notes:     Sale: CNG 76, Lot: 3080 Unpublished with this monogram combination. From the John A. Seeger Collection.See SC 173.2 = ESMS Tr.5 for the other monogram on a tetradrachm in the same series.