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ID:     80000259
Type:     Greek
Region:     ELIS
City:     Olympia
Issuer:     93rd Olympiad
Date Ruled:     408 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Stater
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 408
Weight:     11.93 g
Die Axis:     10 h
Obverse Legend:     [Δ]A
Obverse Description:     Head of Eagle left; below, large leaf left, [Δ]A on lower portion
Reverse Legend:     F - A
Reverse Description:     Upright thunderbolt with volutes and wings; F-A flanking; all within wreath
Primary Reference:     Seltman, Temple 151 (dies BS/ΓΤ)
Reference2:     BCD Olympia -
Reference3:     SNG Cop 368
Reference4:     BMC 38; de Sartiges 309; Boston MFA 1204; Jameson 1231; Pozzi 1835; Gulbenkian 541; McClean 6621; Weber 4038 (de Sartiges from same dies, all others from same obv. die)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF, toned, struck from slightly worn obverse die.
Notes:     Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 259 From the Paul H. Gerrie Collection. Ex New York Sale XIV (10 January 2007), lot 99.