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ID:     710894
Type:     Greek
Region:     BITHYNIA
City:     Calchedon
Date Ruled:     Mid 3rd century BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Weight:     16.71 g
Die Axis:     1 h
Obverse Description:     Diademed head of the deified Alexander right, with horn of Ammon
Reverse Description:     KALCA-DONIWN, Athena Nikephoros seated left, left arm resting on shield, spear behind; monogram to inner left, spiral ornament on throne, grain ear in exergue
Primary Reference:     Seyrig, Monnaies pl. 24, 21
Reference2:     RG 22, pl. XLVI, 12 = De Luynes 2413 (same rev. die)
Reference3:     SNG Cop -
Reference4:     SNG BM Black Sea 131 = BMC 21 (same dies); SNG VA -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, toned, light porosity, die break in field on obverse
Notes:     Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 894 Extremely rare