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ID:     830955
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:     4.81 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Description:     Eagle flying right, tearing at hare held in talons
Reverse Legend:     F-A
Reverse Description:     Thunderolt, with double volutes above and wings below; F A across field
Primary Reference:     Elis Hoard group III
Reference2:     BCD Olympia 241-2 (same obv. die) and 244 (same rev. die)
Reference3:     SNG Cop 426
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Near EF, toned
Notes:     Nice metal. Ex BCD Collection (not in LHS sale).