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ID:     82000634
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     CARIA, ISLANDS OFF
City:     Rhodos
Issuer:     Rhodes
Date Ruled:     Circa 275-250 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Didrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 275-250
Weight:     6.76 g
Die Axis:     11 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Helios facing slightly right
Reverse Legend:     Ρ - O / EPAΣIKΛHΣ
Reverse Description:     Rose with bud to right; EPAΣIKΛHΣ above, Phrygian helmet to left
Primary Reference:     Ashton 187
Reference2:     Karl 469 (this coin)
Reference3:     SNG Keckman -
Reference4:     SNG Cop 738
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=147090
Grade:     Good VF, toned.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 82, Lot: 634 Ex Erich Karl Collection (Lanz 131, 27 November 2006), lot 469.