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ID:     14414
Type:     Greek
Region:     LUCANIA
City:     Velia
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Didrachm
Date Struck:     B.C. 350 - 281
Diameter:     23.4 mm
Weight:     7.347 g
Die Axis:     1.5 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Athena left, wearing earring, necklace, and crested Athenian helmet decorated with dolphin, Φ on flap, a row of pellets on crest carrier
Reverse Legend:     ΥΣΛΗΤΩΝ / Φ - I
Reverse Description:     Lion walking right on line,Φ - I above, divided by an ornamented trident head right, legend in ex
Mint Mark:     Velia
Primary Reference:     BMC Italy, p. 314, 100
Reference2:     SNG Cop 1585
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS