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Coin Detail
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ID:     182260
Type:     Greek
Region:     THESSALY
City:     Pharsalus
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Hemidrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     400-344 BC
Diameter:     16 mm
Weight:     2.75 g
Obverse Description:     Helmeted head of Athena right; serpents on helmet
Reverse Legend:     Φ−ΑR
Reverse Description:     Horsehead right; all within incuse square
Mint:     Pharsalus
Primary Reference:     McClean 4676 (same dies)
Reference2:     BMC Thessaly pg. 43, 1 (same dies)
Reference3:     SNG Cop -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=37909
Special Comments:     Unverified reference : Lavva 2 (V1/R2)
Grade:     Good VF
Notes:     Rare; from the first issue of coins at Pharsalos.