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    SELEUCID KINGDOM. Demetrius II Nicator, first reign (146-138 BC). AR tetradrachm (29mm, 16.09 gm, 12h). Antioch, dated SE 167 (146/5 BC). Diademed head right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΔEMETRIOY on right, ΘEOY ΦIΛAΔEΛΦOY NIKATOPOΣ on left, Apollo seated left on omphalos, testing arrow, resting hand on bow; palm branch to outer left; monogram to inner left; ZΞP (date) and monogram in exergue. SC 1906.5a. HGC 9, 957d. Lightly toned. Insignificant flan crack at 9:00 on the obverse. Bold figure of Apollo on the reverse. Nearly Extremely Fine.
    From The Dr. Patrick Tan Collection


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