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DescriptionSELEUCID KINGDOM. Antiochus VIII Epiphanes Grypus (121-97/6 BC). AR tetradrachm (16.32 gm). NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 4/5. Ptolemais, ca. 121/0-113 BC. Diademed head of Antiochus VIII right, diadem ends falling straight behind; bead-and-reel border / BAΣIΛEΩΣ / ANTIOXOY | EΠIΦANOYΣ, Zeus Uranius, draped, standing facing, head left wearing large crescent, star in right hand, scepter in left; ΔΥΡ monogram in outer left field. SC 2336.2a.
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