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SICILY, Herbessos
SICILY, Herbessos. Circa 339/8-335 BC. Litra (29mm, 20.82 g, 12h). Laureate head of Sikelia right / Head of man-faced bull right. Castrizio Series III, 1; Campana 5b; CNS 5; HGC 2, 412.

Illustrated in Calciati (Calciati III.5.OS.15=this coin)

Ex. CNG eAuction 327, lot 407 (Continental Collection); Ex. Titano 14, lot 31.
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Taras  [May 29, 2014 at 06:53 PM]
A great acquisition for a great collector. Congratulations my friend!!
Molinari  [Jun 06, 2014 at 11:57 AM]
Thanks, Nico. The picture doesn't do the coin justice and appears to highlight inconsistencies in the patination that aren't seen in natural light. It's a marvelous piece and I'm so proud to be the current owner.
David Atherton  [Jun 12, 2014 at 12:48 PM]
Wow! Love that reverse.
TIF  [Jan 14, 2015 at 11:21 PM]
Absolutely fantastic MFB!