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ID:     765586
Type:     Greek
Region:     LUCANIA
City:     Heraclea
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Nomos
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 390-340
Diameter:     21 mm
Weight:     7.66 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Athena right, wearing Attic helmet decorated with Skylla hurling a stone; Δ, Κ, and Φ in right field
Reverse Legend:     ΗΡΑΚΛΗΙΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Herakles strangling the Nemean lion; ΚΑΛ to upper left, club to left, owl between legs
Mint:     Heraclea
Primary Reference:     Van Keuren 50
Reference2:     SNG ANS 64
Reference3:     HN Italy 1377
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF
Notes:     Ex Hess-Leu (14 April 1954), lot 30.