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ID:     77000164
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     EUBOEA
City:     Carystus
Issuer:     Uncertain tyrant
Date Ruled:     Circa 235-200 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Didrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 235-200
Weight:     7.07 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Apollo right
Reverse Legend:     ΚΑΡΙΣ
Reverse Description:     Nike driving galloping biga right, holding kentron in right hand, reins in left; trident head below horses
Primary Reference:     Wallace, Tyrant, group 1, obv.II/rev.- (unlisted rev. die)
Reference2:     BCD Euboia 574 (same obv. die)
Reference3:     SNG Cop -
Reference4:     Hunterian 5 (same obv. die)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=114587
Grade:     Good VF, minor porosity, slight die shift on reverse
Notes:     Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 164 Extremely rare early issue with Apollo rather than portrait head, this reverse die apparently unpublished.