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Maroneia
Die match to
Ilya Prokopov : "struck Slavey fake coin. See: 1997, p.11, no. 20. "

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legend error

Whereas ΣΩTHPOΣ is genitive case, ΔIONYΣOΣ is nominative, but should be genitive case too which is ΔIONYΣOY (congruentia!)

THRACE, Maroneia. After 146 BC. AR Tetradrachm (13.41 gm). Estimate $250 THRACE, Maroneia. After 146 BC. AR Tetradrachm (13.41 gm). Wreathed head of young Dionysos right / Dionysos standing half-left, holding grapes and narthex stalks, cloak wrapped around left arm; monogram to left. Schnert-Geiss 995 var. (dies not listed); SNG Delepierre 802
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