- ID: 200

    Submitter: Jean-Luc

    Added: 1998-01-16

    THRACE. Abdera.

    Av.: Laureate head of Apollo to l., three-quarter facing.
    Rv.: Griffin seated to l., below, magistrateĀ“s name.
    c.13 g. (correct weight).

    Ref.: May 494.

    BoC: 17/2, 1992/3, p.21.

    FAKE – A cast counterfeit, probably made around the turn of the century. Unless threre is a genuine specimen somewhere in a collection in Greece, the unique ANS coin, which can be traced back to at least 1904 and which is worn and twice pierced, served as the model.

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