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ID:     803462
Type:     Greek
Region:     ARCADIA
City:     Cleitor
Date Ruled:     Circa 300-270/60 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Triobol
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 300-270/60
Diameter:     14 mm
Weight:     2.71 g
Die Axis:     8 h
Obverse Description:     Radiate head of Helios facing, drapery around neck
Reverse Legend:     KΛH
Reverse Description:     Bull butting right; above head, centaur galloping right, [hurling branch]
Primary Reference:     BCD Peloponnesos 1431 (same dies)
Reference2:     SNG Cop 224
Reference3:     BMC 4-5
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     EF, toned, slight die shift on reverse
Notes:     Rare. Ex BCD Collection (not in LHS sale); Vinchon (7 November 1977), lot 91; Hess-Leu 31 (6 December 1966), lot 362.This later issue of coinage at Kleitor is also an issue for local use, and, unlike her issues as part of the Arkadian Confederacy, exhibit types that had local significance. As with the previous lot, these local issues with the radiate head of Helios are quite rare.