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ID:     76000630
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     CRETE
City:     Praesus
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Stater
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 400-350
Weight:     10.49 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Herakles kneeling right, shooting arrow; lion skin over arm
Reverse Description:     Dove alighting right in linear square within incuse square
Primary Reference:     Svoronos, Numismatique 10
Reference2:     Le Rider, CrÉtoises -
Reference3:     SNG Cop -
Reference4:     BMC -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=108305
Grade:     Fine, toned, some porosity
Notes:     Sale: CNG 76, Lot: 630 Very rare. From the Christopher Morcom Collection. Ex Sotheby (22 April 1970), lot 384.