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ID:     194965
Type:     Greek
Region:     ELIS
City:     Olympia
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Hemidrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 421-365
Diameter:     18 mm
Weight:     2.76 g
Obverse Legend:     ΠΟ
Obverse Description:     Head of short-necked eagle right; PO below beak
Reverse Legend:     F-A
Reverse Description:     Thunderbolt; F A flanking; all within olive wreath
Primary Reference:     Seltman pl. VIII, 20
Reference2:     BCD 98 (same dies)
Reference3:     BMC Peloponnesus pg. 63, 45
Reference4:     SNG Cop -; SNG Delepierre 2120 (same dies); SNG Lockett 2403 (same dies); Dewing 1872 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good Fine, toned
Notes:     Very rare. Ex BCD Collection (Leu 90, 10 May 2004), lot 331.6.