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ID:     775268
Type:     Greek
Region:     ELIS
City:     Olympia
Issuer:     134th-143rd Olympiad
Date Ruled:     Circa 244-208 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Drachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 244-208
Diameter:     17 mm
Weight:     4.86 g
Die Axis:     11 h
Obverse Description:     Eagle flying right, tearing at hare held in its talons
Reverse Legend:     FA
Reverse Description:     Winged thunderbolt; monogram to left, amphora to right
Primary Reference:     Schwabacher, Hoard Group IV, 32
Reference2:     BCD Olympia 255 (same dies)
Reference3:     BCD Peloponnesos 659 (this coin)
Reference4:     SNG Cop -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Superb EF, light iridescent toning.
Notes:     From the BCD Collection (LHS 96, 8 May 2006), lot 659.