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ID:     155356
Type:     Greek
Region:     CALABRIA
City:     Tarentum
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     Quarter Stater
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 276-272
Diameter:     11 mm
Weight:     2.13 g
Die Axis:     7 h
Obverse Legend:     AP
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Apollo right; AP monogram behind
Reverse Legend:     AP
Reverse Description:     Eagle with outspread wings standing left on thunderbolt; AP monogram on left
Primary Reference:     Fischer-Bossert G59
Reference2:     Vlasto 0049 (same dies)
Reference3:     SNG ANS -
Reference4:     SNG Cop 837 var. (eagle right, amphorae)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF, minor deposits on the obverse
Notes:     Rare.Ex Leu 7 (9 May 1973), lot 22; Hess-Leu (27 March 1956), lot 12.