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ID:     77000176
Type:     Greek
Region:     SIKYONIA
City:     Sikyon
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Stater
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     Circa 335-330 B BC
Weight:     12.18 g
Die Axis:     2 h
Obverse Legend:     ΣE
Obverse Description:     Chimaera advancing left on groundline, raising right forepaw; ΣE below, wreath above
Reverse Description:     Dove flying left; N above tail feathers; all within olive-wreath tied to right and with branch ends entwined on the left
Mint:     Sikyon
Primary Reference:     BCD Peloponnesos 218 var. (position of N)
Reference2:     SNG Cop 48 var. (same)
Reference3:     BMC 57-8 (same)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=114599
Grade:     EF
Notes:     Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 176 Well struck on good metal. Ex BCD Collection (not in LHS sale).