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ID:     160202
Type:     Greek
Region:     MACEDONIAN Kings
Issuer:     Archelaus
Date Ruled:     413-399 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Hemiobol
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 413-399
Diameter:     7 mm
Weight:     0.38 g
Die Axis:     7 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin headdress
Reverse Legend:     Α−Ρ (retrograde)
Reverse Description:     Head of lion right; club to left; all within incuse square
Mint:     Aigai
Primary Reference:     Westermark, Remarks pl. LXIX, 8
Reference2:     AMNG III 10
Reference3:     SNG ANS 75
Reference4:     SNG MÜnchen 31 (same dies); cf. SNG Alpha Bank 167-70
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, lightly toned
Notes:     Very rare, especially with lion head right.