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ID:     81002096
Type:     Greek
Region:     SIKYONIA
City:     Sikyon
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Drachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     Circa 335-330 BC BC
Weight:     5.77 g
Die Axis:     5 h
Obverse Legend:     ΣE
Obverse Description:     Chimaera standing left on groundline, raising right forepaw; ΣE below
Reverse Description:     Dove flying left within wreath tied to right
Mint:     Sikyon
Primary Reference:     BCD Peloponnesos 231 (same dies)
Reference2:     BMC 66/67
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=141115
Grade:     VF, toned, a hint of porosity, two small test cuts on reverse.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 81, Lot: 2096 Ex BCD Collection (not in LHS sale).Struck from the same obverse die as the previous lot.