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ID:     80000269
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     BITHYNIA
City:     Heracleia Pontica
Date Ruled:     Late 5th century BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Diobol
Weight:     1.88 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Bearded head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin
Reverse Description:     Δ-A-Σ within linear quadripartite square; HP-AK-ΛE-IA around; all within shallow incuse square
Primary Reference:     SNG BM Black Sea 1569 = BMC 3
Reference2:     SNG VA -
Reference3:     SNG Cop -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=132492
Grade:     EF, toned, a hint of porosity
Notes:     Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 269 Extremely rare.