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Coin ID #834

(BC 120-63) Mithdradates VI - Tetradrachm

Mithradates VI, 120-63 BC. AR Tetradrachm (16.31g, 12h). Pergamon mint. Dated month 11 of 202 BE (August 95 BC). Diademed head right, hair neatly tucked under diadem / ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΜΙΘΡΑΔΑΤΟΥ ΕΥΠΑΤΟΡΟΣ, stag grazing left; star and crescent to left, BΣ (year) and monogram to right, IA (month) in exergue; all within Dionysiac wreath of ivy and fruit. Good VF, toned, slight die shift on obverse.

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City/Mint name:Kings of Pontos
Rating (18 votes):11111
Keywords:silver / hellenistic
References:De Callatay pg. 11 (D21/R2); RG pg. 14; BMC Pontus p. 44, 2; SNG Cop. 234 var. (month)
Valuation:CNG Triton VIII (1/2005), lot 353 ($1,500 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:63 KiB
Date added:Feb 07, 2005
Dimensions:500 x 232 pixels
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