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AEGAE ( AIGAI ) SILVER TETRADRACHM – RARE PEDIGREED STEPHANOPHORIC TYPE WITH APOLLO & ZEUS – XF NGC GRADED GREEK AEOLIS COIN (Inv. 8371)

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AEOLIS. AEGAE. Ca. 160-150 BC.
Silver AR tetradrachm, 16.72 g., 31 mm.
Obv. Laureate head of Apollo right, bow and quiver slung over his shoulder.
Rev. Zeus standing left, holding eagle and scepter, monogram in left field, all within oak wreath.
SNG von Aulock 1594. SNG Berry 990.
Ex Spink America (New York, 3 May 1995), lot 169.
NGC graded XF, Strike 4/5, Surface 5/5, NGC #4166058-008, gray toning, a rare type from the 2nd century BC Hellenistic “stephanophoric” (wreath-bearing) tetradrachms.