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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Coin ID #2934

Samos (BC 408-366) Tetradrachm

ca 408/4-366 BC. AR Tetradrachm (14.71g, 12h). Hegesianax, magistrate. Facing lion's scalp / Forepart of bull right; branch behind, ΗΓΗΣΙΑΝΑΞ above, monogram below. Good VF, attractively toned, well centered. Ex Hess-Leu 49 (4/1971), lot 214; Hermitage Museum Collection (Schlessinger 13, 2/1935), lot 1306.

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City/Mint name:Samos
Rating (3 votes):22222
Keywords:silver / classical
References:Barron Class X, 130b (A59/P125 - this coin); Hecatomnus p. 106, 13 (same obv. die); SNG Copenhagen 1688
Valuation:CNG Auc. 70 (9/2005), lot 282 ($3,000 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:72 KiB
Date added:Oct 08, 2005
Dimensions:500 x 219 pixels
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