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ID:     76000631
Type:     Greek
Region:     CYCLADES
City:     Amorgos
Issuer:     Arcesine
Date Ruled:     Late 3rd-early 2nd century BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE17
Struck / Cast:     struck
Diameter:     17 mm
Weight:     4.21 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Helmeted head of Athena right
Reverse Description:     Ram standing right
Primary Reference:     Liampi, Coinage, group I, 26b (O1/R1) = Weber 4617 (this coin)
Reference2:     SNG Cop -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Fine, green-brown patina, damaged and repaired (see below).
Notes:     Sale: CNG 76, Lot: 631 From the Christopher Morcom Collection. Ex Sir Hermann Weber Collection, 4617.The surface of the lower right quarter of the reverse on this coin was apparently corroded or broken away after the publication of the Weber Collection, and later repaired by filling in the area with a pliable material.