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ID:     195893
Type:     Greek
Region:     ELIS
City:     Olympia
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Hemidrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 350s-324
Diameter:     14 mm
Weight:     3.1 g
Obverse Legend:     Δ
Obverse Description:     Head of nymph Olympia left ; [small Δ below neck]
Reverse Legend:     FA
Reverse Description:     Eagle standing left; behind, F A and grape bunch on vine with leaf to left
Mint:     Hera
Primary Reference:     Seltman pl. XII, 22
Reference2:     BCD 195 (same dies)
Reference3:     BMC Peloponnesus pg. 70, 106
Reference4:     SNG Cop -; McClean 6663 (same dies); Dewing 1885 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, attractively toned, graffiti 'TIM' (Timarchos?) in obverse field.
Notes:     Ex BCD Collection (Leu 90, 10 May 2004) lot 332.4.