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ID:     76000220
Type:     Greek
Region:     THRACE
City:     Thracian Chersonesos
Issuer:     Sestos
Date Ruled:     Circa 300 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE22
Struck / Cast:     struck
Diameter:     22 mm
Weight:     8.54 g
Die Axis:     11 h
Obverse Description:     Head of female left, hair in sphendone
Reverse Legend:     ΣA
Reverse Description:     Demeter seated left, holding grain ears; herm at feet
Primary Reference:     SNG Cop 935 var. (monogram)
Reference2:     Pozzi 1544 (this coin)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, dark green-brown patina, areas of minor roughness.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 76, Lot: 220 From the Christopher Morcom Collection. Ex Prof. S. Pozzi Collection (Naville-Ars Classica I, 14 March 1921), lot 1544.