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ID:     765833
Type:     Greek
Region:     BOEOTIA
City:     Orchomenus
Date Ruled:     Circa 500-480 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Obol
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 500-480
Diameter:     7 mm
Weight:     0.84 g
Die Axis:     10 h
Obverse Description:     Wheat grain, sprouting end upward
Reverse Legend:     Ρ−Ε
Reverse Description:     Aeginetan-style skew pattern incuse; R-E across left two sections
Primary Reference:     BCD Boiotia 198
Reference2:     SNG Cop -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, lightly toned, micro-granularity on reverse
Notes:     Well centered on a small flan. Ex BCD Collection (Classical Numismatic Group Triton IX, 10 January 2006), lot 198.This variety unpublished in the standard references.