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ID:     13026
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Catana
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Litra
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 415/3-404
Diameter:     13 mm
Weight:     0.78 g
Die Axis:     1 h
Obverse Description:     Bearded head of a Silen to left, with a pug nose and a pointed animal ear, wearing a broad diadem adorned with ivy, and with his hair in wild disarray
Reverse Legend:     ΚΑΤΑ_ΝΑΙΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Winged thunderbolt, upright, between two round shields.
Primary Reference:     SNG Lloyd 913 (same obverse die)
Reference2:     Rizzo pl. XIV, 20 (same obverse die)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Special Comments:     (1) Classical Numismatic Group Nomos AG 2013 List: Lot No. 3 (2) Acquired from the Numismatic Department of Bank Leu in the 1980's
Price Sold For:     7500 USD
Grade:     EF