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ID:     77000186
Type:     Greek
Region:     ARCADIA
City:     Arcadian League
Date Ruled:     Circa 460-450 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Hemidrachm
Date Struck:     from dies of fine style.
Weight:     2.83 g
Die Axis:     3 h
Obverse Description:     Zeus Lykaios seated left, right hand extended, holding scepter in left; to left, eagle flying left
Reverse Legend:     Α−Ρ−Κ−Α
Reverse Description:     Head of Kallisto left, wearing taenia; Α−Ρ−Κ−Α at corners; all within incuse square
Mint:     Mantinea
Primary Reference:     cf. Williams, Confederate 240
Reference2:     BCD Peloponnesos 1458 (same dies)
Reference3:     cf. SNG Cop 169
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF, toned
Notes:     Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 186 Struck from dies of fine style. Ex BCD Collection (not in LHS sale); Vinchon (27 October 2000), lot 1472 (part of).