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ID:     77000040
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Catana
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 412-403
Weight:     17.3 g
Die Axis:     9 h
Obverse Legend:     H
Obverse Description:     Charioteer, holding kentron in right hand, reins in left, driving fast quadriga left; above, Nike flying right, crowning him with wreath; H in exergue
Reverse Legend:     KA[TANAIΊN]
Reverse Description:     head of Amenanos left, wearing tainia
Primary Reference:     SNG ANS 1259 (same dies)
Reference2:     cf. SNG Lloyd 900
Reference3:     SNG Ashmolean 1709
Reference4:     Rizzo pl. XIV, 2 (same rev. die); Basel 336 (same obv. die); Gulbenkian 187 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=114463
Grade:     Near EF, lightly toned, typical circular flan flaw on reverse
Notes:     Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 40 Excellent metal.