SELEUCUS I SILVER TETRADRACHM – RARE ELEPHANT CHARIOT VARIETY FROM SELEUCIA ON THE TIGRIS – CHOICE VF NGC GRADED GREEK SELEUCID COIN (Inv. 11858)

$1,950.00

SELEUCID KINGDOM. SELEUCUS I, 312-281 BC.
Silver AR Tetradrachm, 17.28 g., 26 mm., struck at Seleucia on the Tigris mint, ca. 296/5-281 BC.
Obv. Laureate head of Zeus right.
Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΣEΛEYKOY, Athena with raised spear and shield in elephant quadriga right, anchor above, ΠATP monogram control in upper right field.
SC 130.25; WSM 1626.
NGC graded CHOICE VF, Strike 5/5, Surface 3/5, a very rare variety with only one other specimen cited on Coin Archives.

 

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