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ID:     77000283
Type:     Greek
Region:     CILICIA
City:     Tarsus
Issuer:     San- and Phili-, magistrates
Date Ruled:     164-27 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Diameter:     26 mm
Weight:     14.93 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Tyche, turreted and veiled, holding grain ears in extended right hand, seated right on throne, right foot on the shoulder of the river god Orontes, who swims right below
Reverse Legend:     TAΡΣΕΩN / ΣAN/ΦΙΛI
Reverse Description:     Zeus Nikephoros seated left; ΣΑΝ/ΦΙΛΙ in two lines to left
Primary Reference:     cf. SNG France 1374
Reference2:     SNG Levante 979-80 var. (magistrates)
Reference3:     SNG Cop -
Reference4:     SNG VA -; BMC -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Near EF, exceptional olive green patina, light adjustment marks on obverse, a couple spots of encrustation on reverse.
Notes:     Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 283