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ID:     751379
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     MACEDONIAN Kings
Issuer:     Perdikkas II
Date Ruled:     451-413 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Heavy Tetrobol
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC circa 437/6--432/1
Diameter:     14 mm
Weight:     2.42 g
Die Axis:     3 h
Obverse Description:     Warrior, wearing kausia and holding two spears, on horse prancing right
Reverse Description:     Forepart of lion right, caduceus above; all within linear square within shallow incuse square
Primary Reference:     AMNG III 8 (same reverse die as plate coin)
Reference2:     Raymond Group IV, 215 var. (A-/P25d unlisted obverse die)
Reference3:     SNG ANS 56 (same reverse die)
Reference4:     SNG Alpha Bank 123
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=59682
Grade:     EF, lightly toned
Notes:     Excellent metal.