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Lot 1760    Session 6 (9.30am Thursday)    Greek Silver & Bronze

Estimate $500
SOLD $400

THRACE, Island off Thrace, Thasos, (after 148 B.C.), silver tetradrachm, (16.748 grams), obv. small head of young Dionysos to right, wreathed with ivy and band across forehead, rev. Herakles naked standing to left, holding club, lion skin over left arm, to right **[HR]AKLEOUS*, to left **SWTHROS, below **FASIWN, MHP monogram to left, (cf.S.1759, SNG Cop. 1046-8). Good metal, otherwise extremely fine.

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