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ID:     74000298
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     IONIA
City:     Magnesia ad Meandrum
Issuer:     Archepolis(?)
Date Ruled:     Circa 459 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Archepolis
Struck / Cast:     struck
Obverse Description:     Bearded male head right, wearing laurel wreath
Reverse Description:     Eagle flying right within linear square in incuse square
Primary Reference:     cf. Hauck & Aufhauser 18, 207 (eagle flying left, A below)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=96711
Grade:     VF, minor porosity
Notes:     Sale: Triton X, Lot: 298 Apparently unpublished. For similar trihemiobols of Archepolis, but eagle left with ethnic, cf. NollÉ & Wenninger A 2a = Gorny & Mosch 102, 254 and Triton V, 1425.