SELEUCUS II SILVER TETRADRACHM – EXCEPTIONAL ANTIOCH ON THE ORONTES ISSUE – CHOICE AU NGC GRADED GREEK SELEUCID COIN (Inv. 13556)

$2,250.00

SELEUCID KINGDOM. SELEUCUS II, c. 246-225 BC
Silver tetradrachm,16.76 g, 28 mm, struck at Antioch on the Orontes.
Obv. Diademed head of Seleucus II right.
Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΣΕΛΕΥΚΟΥ, Apollo standing left leaning on tripod, testing arrow, control monograms in left field and outer right field.
SC 689.1a; Le Rider, Antioche 1–11 var. (A1/P– [unlisted rev. die]).
NGC graded CHOICE AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, a wonderfully struck coin with a spectacular portrait.

 

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