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ID:     3900045
Type:     Greek
Region:     LYCIA
City:     Uncertain Lycian Mint
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Obol
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     circa 3rd century BC
Diameter:     8.62 mm
Weight:     0.47 g
Obverse Description:     Bust of Artemis right, quiver on left shoulder.
Reverse Description:     Forepart of stag kneeling left, head turned back.
Primary Reference:     cf. BMC 2 (as Lycia, Calynda)
Photograph Credit:     Coin and Seal
Special Comments:     In spite of some recent attributions of this coin type to the city of Ephesus in Ionia, this coin is most certainly not from that city. A city such as Bargylia has been suggested, but until further evidence comes forth the issuing city remains uncertain.
Notes:     Unpublished denomination.