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ID:     81002046
Type:     Greek
Region:     SIKYONIA
City:     Sikyon
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Drachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     Circa 500/490-450 BC BC
Weight:     5.80 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Dove alighting left with raised wings
Reverse Description:     Large letter san, with floral ornament, oriented vertically within an incuse rectangle
Mint:     Sikyon
Primary Reference:     BCD Peloponnesos 159 (same obv. die)
Reference2:     BMC 2 var
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=141065
Grade:     Near VF, toned
Notes:     Sale: CNG 81, Lot: 2046 Rare. Ex BCD Collection (not in LHS sale).