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ID:     934682
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     THRACE, ISLANDS OFF
City:     Thasos
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     168/7-148 BC
Diameter:     35 mm
Weight:     17.01 g
Die Axis:     1 h
Obverse Description:     Head of the young Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath
Reverse Legend:     ΗΡΑΚΛΕΟΥΣ / ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ / ΘΑΣΙΩΝ / M
Reverse Description:     Herakles standing left, nude but for lion skin over his shoulder and left arm; resting right hand on club; to left, Μ
Primary Reference:     SNG Copenhagen 1039 ( same obverse die)
Reference2:     Μ. Prokopov, Silberprägung 83 (V F1/R 70)
Reference3:     Weber 2534 (same obverse die)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com
Notes:     (1) Classical Numismatic Group Nomos AG 2013 List: Lot No. 11 (2) Ex Triton XV, 3 January 2012, 1095.