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ID:     710880
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     ATTICA, ISLANDS OFF
City:     Aegina
Date Ruled:     Circa 456/45-431 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Stater
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     Well and centered on a broad flan encompassing the entire tortoise
Weight:     12.30 g
Die Axis:     10 h
Obverse Description:     Land tortoise with segmented shell
Reverse Description:     Large incuse square of heavy skew pattern
Primary Reference:     Milbank pl. 2, 12
Reference2:     Dewing 1683
Reference3:     SNG Cop 516
Reference4:     BMC 146
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=76108
Grade:     Near EF, toned
Notes:     Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 880 Well struck and centered on a broad flan encompassing the entire tortoise