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ID:     851441
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Galaria
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Litra
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 460
Diameter:     10 mm
Weight:     0.51 g
Die Axis:     4 h
Obverse Legend:     Σ-OTE-R (retrograde)
Obverse Description:     Zeus seated left on throne, holding scepter surmounted by eagle left; Σ-OTE-R (retrograde) around
Reverse Legend:     CAΛ-A
Reverse Description:     Dionysos standing facing, head left, holding kantharos and grape bunch; CAΛ-A around
Primary Reference:     Jenkins, Coinages, Group I
Reference2:     SNG ANS 1
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=148536
Grade:     Good VF
Notes:     Great metal for issue From the J. Olphin Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Group XXV (24 March 1993), lot 63; Numismatic Fine Arts XX (9 March 1988), lot 622.