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ID:     77000199
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     CYCLADES
City:     Naxos
Date Ruled:     Late 3rd-mid 2nd century BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Didrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Late 3rd-mid 2nd century
Weight:     7.78 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Dionysos right, wearing ivy wreath
Reverse Legend:     NAΞI / ΚΡΗΘΕ
Reverse Description:     Garlanded crater; KRHQE to left, filleted thyrsos to right
Primary Reference:     Nicolet-Pierre, CratÉrophores 18 (D6/R12)
Reference2:     SNG Cop -
Reference3:     BMC -
Reference4:     Triton V, 1385 (same dies); MÜnzhandlung Basel 8, 324 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=114622
Grade:     Near EF, lightly toned, obverse softly struck
Notes:     Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 199 Extremely rare, only four didrachms of this magistrate recorded by Nicolet-Pierre.