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ID:     77000054
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Selinus
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 455-409
Weight:     17.07 g
Die Axis:     10 h
Obverse Description:     Artemis, holding reins in both hands, driving quadriga right; beside her, Apollo standing right, drawing bow; barley grain in exergue
Reverse Legend:     ΣΕΛINONTI-ON
Reverse Description:     Rgod Selinos, nude, standing facing, head left, holding in right hand a phiale over lighted altar, cradling in left arm a palm branch decorated with filet; before altar, cock standing left; to right, selinon leaf above bull standing left on basis
Primary Reference:     Schwabacher 23 (Q7/S19)
Reference2:     SNG ANS 697 (same dies)
Reference3:     SNG Lloyd 1235 (same rev. die)
Reference4:     Rizzo pl. 33, 1 (same rev. die); Basel -; McClean 2577 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, faint graffiti in field above quadriga
Notes:     Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 54 Well centered and evenly struck.