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ID:     710266
Type:     Greek
Region:     BOEOTIA
City:     Tanagra
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Obol
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Early-mid 4th century
Weight:     0.93 g
Obverse Description:     Boiotian shield
Reverse Description:     Forepart of horse right in incuse concave circle
Primary Reference:     Head, Boeotia P. 52
Reference2:     TraitÉ III 349, pl. CCIV, 13
Reference3:     Pozzi 1397 = Pozzi (Boutin) 3221
Reference4:     SNG Delepierre 1341 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, even cabinet tone, minor porosity
Notes:     Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 266 ($300)Ex Stack's 15 March 1979, lot 110.It is assumed here that the anepigraphic reverses are the earliest among the many varieties of Tanagra's Hellenistic obols