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ID:     73000399
Type:     Greek
Region:     CILICIA
City:     Soloi
Issuer:     Uncertain satrap
Date Ruled:     4th century BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Stater
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 380-333
Weight:     10.14 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Bearded head of Herakles right, lion's skin tied around neck
Reverse Description:     Head of satrap right, wearing Persian headdress
Primary Reference:     SNG France 163 var. (with ethnic)
Reference2:     SNG Levante 153 corr. (Mallos
Reference3:     same obv. die)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Near EF, minor die break on obverse
Notes:     Sale: CNG 73, Lot: 399 Well centered strike. For the attribution to Soloi, see CNG 69, lot 830, a similar coin from the same obverse die, with the ethnic of Soloi faintly visible on the reverse.