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ID:     24781
Type:     Greek
Region:     THESSALY
City:     Metropolis
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Obol
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     c. 400 - 344 BC
Diameter:     12.3 mm
Weight:     0.835 g
Obverse Description:     Horned and bearded facing head of river-god, wearing moustache
Reverse Legend:     ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟ
Reverse Description:     Aphrodite Kastnia or Dionysos holding thyrsos, seated left on rock under tree
Primary Reference:     BMC Thessaly p. 36, 1
Reference2:     SNG Cop unlisted
Reference3:     GCV 2151 var.
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=23717
Special Comments:     Very scarce to rare
Grade:     aF