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ID:     710610
Type:     Greek
Region:     BOEOTIA
City:     Thespiae
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE23
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Early-mid 4th century
Diameter:     23 mm
Weight:     6.92 g
Obverse Description:     Boiotian shield of distinctive shape: in low relief, with narrow double rim
Reverse Legend:     ΘΕΣ
Reverse Description:     ΘΕΣ in large concave incuse with curved edge
Primary Reference:     Head, Boeotia P. 78, pl. V, 13 = TraitÉ III 375, pl. CCIV, 39 = BMC 13, pl. XVI, 11 (same rev. die)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF, even brown patina, die break on reverse
Notes:     Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 610 Very rare