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ID:     813119
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     CARIA, ISLANDS OFF
City:     Cos
Date Ruled:     Circa 345-340 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Didrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 345-340
Diameter:     19 mm
Weight:     6.93 g
Die Axis:     11 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Herakles right, wearing lion’s skin
Reverse Legend:     BITΩ[N]
Reverse Description:     Veiled female head (Demeter?) left; BITΩ[N] retrograde to right
Primary Reference:     Pixodarus P. 237, 38 (A5/P23)
Reference2:     SNG Cop 621 var. (not retrograde)
Reference3:     AufhÄuser 5, 122 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=128778
Grade:     Good VF, toned.