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191, Lot: 25. Estimate $150.
Sold for $465. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

SELEUKID KINGS of SYRIA. Seleukos I Nikator. 312-281 BC. AR Drachm (16mm, 3.97 g, 6h). Uncertain mint. Struck in the name of Alexander III of Macedon. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; anchor in left field, || below throne. SC Ad57 = B. Nelson, “The 2005 ‘Seleucus I’ Hoard” in CH X (forthcoming), 518 (this coin, illustrated in SC). VF, lightly toned, obverse a little off-center. Unique.

Ex 2005 ‘Seleucus I’ Hoard.