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ID:     710956
Type:     Greek
Region:     LYDIA
City:     Tralleis
Date Ruled:     ca. 166-85 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Cistophoric Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     155-145 BC
Weight:     12.61 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Cista mystica with serpent; all within ivy wreath
Reverse Legend:     TPA
Reverse Description:     bow case with serpents; filleted tripod to right
Primary Reference:     Kleiner & Noe Series 23 (obv. die 51)
Reference2:     SNG Cop -
Reference3:     BMC 13 (same obv. die)
Reference4:     SNG VA 3252 (same obv. die); Hunterian 2 (same obv. die)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     EF
Notes:     Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 956 ($300)