Lot 179. Seleukid Kingdom. Seleukos I Nikator. 312-281 B.C. AR tetradrachm. Susa, ca. 305/4-295 B.C.
Seleukid Kingdom. Seleukos I Nikator. 312-281 B.C. AR tetradrachm (26 mm, 17.06 g, 7 h). Susa, ca. 305/4-295 B.C. Head of hero (Alexander or Seleukos?) right, wearing helmet covered with panther's skin and adorned with the ear and horns of a bull / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΣEΛEYKOY, Nike standing right, crowning with wreath trophy before her; in lower left field, H; between Nike and base of trophy, AX. SC 173.12; HGC 9, 20. A little off center, but good metal and excellent, sharp details. Choice extremely fine.