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ID:     81002270
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     ELIS
City:     Olympia
Issuer:     131st-132nd Olympiad
Date Ruled:     256-252 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Hemidrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Weight:     2.35 g
Die Axis:     2 h
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Zeus right
Reverse Legend:     F - A/A
Reverse Description:     Eagle standing right on Ionic column capital
Primary Reference:     BCD Olympia 225 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=141289
Grade:     Near VF, toned, flat strike in centers.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 81, Lot: 2270 Ex BCD Collection (not in LHS or Leu sales); Colosseum Coin Exchange 64 (4 March 1992), lot 48.