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ID:     76000414
Type:     Greek
Region:     THESSALY
City:     Pherae
Issuer:     Alexander, tyrant
Date Ruled:     369-359 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Ae 15
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 369-359
Diameter:     15 mm
Weight:     2.86 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Thessalian warrior right, wearing petasos
Reverse Legend:     ΑΛΕ
Reverse Description:     Leg of horse
Mint:     Pherae
Primary Reference:     Rogers 522 var. (see notes)
Reference2:     SNG Cop 245
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF
Notes:     Moderators note : Rogers lists all of this issue as having full names present. This coins letters (ΑΛΕ) are far too large to be part of an incomplete name, so one could safely conclude that this particular reverse die type was unknown to Rogers.