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Ancient Greek / Island of THASOS / Tetradrachm ( After 148 BC )
Obverse : Head of young Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy and with band across forehead.
Reverse : HPAKΛΕΟΥΣ ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ ΘΑΣΙΩΝ - Hercules, naked, standing left, holding club, lion's skin over left arm; monogram in field to left.

Reference: Sear 1759; B.M.C. 3.67-78

From the Sam Mansourati Collection.
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cicerokid  [Sep 29, 2013 at 12:15 PM]
Nice Dionysos
Sam  [Sep 29, 2013 at 12:45 PM]
Thank you very much Cicer , where have you been?
cicerokid  [Sep 29, 2013 at 01:58 PM]
Telmessos in Western Asia Minor
Sam  [Sep 29, 2013 at 02:22 PM]
Antalya ?
cicerokid  [Sep 29, 2013 at 02:54 PM]
Fethiye in Lycia near Tslos. Andrew Meadows on academia.edu has written a review of propokov's latest exposition on these coins. Wish I could read Bulgarian
Sam  [Sep 29, 2013 at 04:16 PM]
http://translate.google.com/ might help a little
cicerokid  [Sep 29, 2013 at 04:18 PM]
Now all I need is the article
David Atherton  [Sep 30, 2013 at 12:48 PM]
Beautiful coin!
Sam  [Sep 30, 2013 at 03:12 PM]
Hey David , Thank you.
quadrans  [Mar 10, 2014 at 09:38 PM]
Hmmm...
Sam  [Mar 11, 2014 at 08:42 PM]
Re Hmmm
 

   

 
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