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ID:     188078
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Messana
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 420-413
Diameter:     25 mm
Weight:     17.26 g
Obverse Legend:     ΜΣΣΣ−ΑΝΑ
Obverse Description:     Standing charioteer driving walking biga right, holding reins
Reverse Legend:     ΜΣΣ−Σ−Α−Ν−ΙΟ−Ν
Reverse Description:     Hare springing right, dolphin right below
Primary Reference:     Caltabiano 517 (D206/R197)
Reference2:     SNG ANS 356 (same dies)
Reference3:     SNG Cop 399 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=41516
Grade:     Choice EF.