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ID:     74000019
Type:     Greek
Region:     ETRURIA
City:     Populonia
Date Ruled:     3rd century BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     20 Asses
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 3rd century
Weight:     9.03 g
Obverse Legend:     [X X]
Obverse Description:     Youthful head of Hercle facing, wearing lion skin headdress; [X X (mark of value) flanking neck]
Reverse Description:     Blank
Primary Reference:     Vecchi II 75
Reference2:     HN Italy 155
Reference3:     SNG France 37
Reference4:     SNG ANS 89-90; BMC 3; Basel 12; McClean 132; Dewing 76 (all from same obv. die)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF, lightly toned, minor die wear.
Notes:     Sale: Triton X, Lot: 19 From the Peter J. Laux Collection. Ex Dr. George Brauer Collection (Numismatic Fine Arts Fall MBS, 12 October 1988), lot 23.