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ID:     733175
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     MACEDONIA
City:     Acanthos
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 424-390
Diameter:     27 mm
Weight:     16.61 g
Obverse Description:     Lion, right, attacking bull kneeling to left, biting into his hindquarter; fish left in exergue
Reverse Legend:     AKA-NQ-I-ON
Reverse Description:     Legend around quadripartite square, the quarters granulated
Primary Reference:     Desneux 95-103 (D-/R-, dies not listed)
Reference2:     SNG ANS 012 cf.
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=27021
Grade:     Good VF, slight die rust, which does not impair the dynamic, muscular presentation of lion and bull in conflict.