Kingdom of Bithynia, Prusias II


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183-149 BC. AR tetradrachm, 16.7 gr.
Obv: diademed head of Prusias II to the right.
Rev: BAΣIΛEΩΣΠΡOΥΣIOΥ; Zeus standing to the left, holding wreath and sceptre; in inner left field: eagle standing left on thunderbolt; monogram below.

Ref: Waddington, Rec. gen. 10; Boehringer in SNR 54 (1975), pl. 4, 23 (this coin).

Well struck on a generous flan. Nearly extremely fine.