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GREEK, Myrina Tetradrachm
Myrina, Aeolis, AR-Tetradrachm, struck after 165 BC.
Obv: Laureate head of Apollo right.
Rev: MYPINAIΩN, Apollo Grynios standing right, holding branch in left hand and phiale in right, omphalos and amphora at feet; monogram to left.
ō 34 mm, 16.52 g.
Sacks Issue 39, BMC Troas 13.
Almost EF, minor porosity, recently cleaned.
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Keywords:Myrina Tetradrachm Apollo
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Date added:Oct 26, 2005
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*Alex  [Oct 26, 2005 at 10:55 AM]
Another beautiful coin.
Jochen  [Oct 26, 2005 at 10:17 PM]
Marvellous!
Bacchus  [Oct 27, 2005 at 09:17 AM]
5 star at least
Jerome Holderman  [Oct 28, 2005 at 01:02 AM]
Positively STUNNING!! 1 Star..... Only kidding! 5 stars all the way!!!
the_Apostate  [Feb 09, 2006 at 06:42 PM]
Wonderful coin - must be great to handle it -
Noah  [Jan 23, 2009 at 12:45 AM]
I don't collect outside of Romans, but I would make an exception on this beauty!
Nikos K  [Dec 21, 2009 at 06:12 PM]
5 stars of course..This is a real beauty
Lloyd T  [May 27, 2011 at 10:59 PM]
Almost magical.
maridvnvm  [May 28, 2011 at 09:47 AM]
Another of my wish list coins. If only I can get one half as nice.... 5 stars
n.igma  [Dec 07, 2013 at 07:21 PM]
This one has a near three dimensional character in the reverse. Brilliantly detailed all round.