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ID:     79000004
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Celtic
Region:     THRACO MACEDONIAN IMITATIVES
City:     Carpathian Region
Issuer:     Uncertain Carpathian Tribe
Date Ruled:     Late 2nd-1st century BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Weight:     16.02 g
Die Axis:     8 h
Obverse Description:     Wreathed head of Dionysos right; style completely degraded
Reverse Description:     Herakles standing facing, arms outstretched with lines extending downward from each, the left ending in three-pronged fork, the right ending in pellet; legend degraded to lines
Primary Reference:     Lanz -
Reference2:     CCCBM I -
Reference3:     KMW -
Reference4:     Lukanc 1831 var. (slightly different reverse features)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=126515
Grade:     Good VF, find patina, a little porous, usual wavy flan.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 79, Lot: 4 Ex Gorny & Mosch 152 (9 October 2006), lot 1068.