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ID:     765598
Type:     Greek
Region:     LUCANIA
City:     Heraclea
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Nomos
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 281-278
Diameter:     21 mm
Weight:     7.75 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Athena left, wearing Corinthian helmet decorated with wreath; ΦΙ behind neck
Reverse Legend:     ΗΡΑΚΛΗΙΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Herakles standing left, holding oinochoe in right hand, lion skin and club cradled in left arm, crowned by Nike flying right; ΣΩΣΙ-ΒΙΟΣ
Mint:     Heraclea
Primary Reference:     Van Keuren 95
Reference2:     SNG ANS 83
Reference3:     HN Italy 1394
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF