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ID:     770625
Type:     Greek
Region:     MACEDONIAN Kings
Issuer:     Perdikkas II
Date Ruled:     451-413 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetrobol
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC circa 437/6-432/1
Diameter:     15 mm
Weight:     2.46 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Horseman, wearing petasos, holding two spears, riding right; below, dog standing right
Reverse Description:     Forepart of lion right; caduceus above; all in shallow incuse square
Primary Reference:     Raymond 200 (A26d/HP24c)
Reference2:     SNG ANS 53 var. (P not caduceus same obv. die)
Reference3:     SNG Cop 500 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, lightly toned
Notes:     Rare issue with dog.