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ID:     710261
Type:     Greek
Region:     BOEOTIA
City:     Tanagra
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Obol
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 457-448
Weight:     0.97 g
Obverse Description:     Boiotian shield
Reverse Legend:     T - A
Reverse Description:     Horse's head right, neck decorated with laurel wreath; T-A across upper field; all within incuse square
Primary Reference:     Head, Boeotia P. 28
Reference2:     TraitÉ III 337, pl. CCIV, 2 = BMC 27, pl. X, 3 (same dies)
Reference3:     Pozzi 1394 = Pozzi (Boutin) 3220 (this coin)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, attractive dark collection tone
Notes:     Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 261 Very rare denomination for this period