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ID:     17176
Type:     Greek
Region:     LOCRIS
City:     Locri Opuntii (Epicnemidii)
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     1/4 stater
Date Struck:     B.C. c. 369 - 338
Diameter:     15.9 mm
Weight:     2.338 g
Die Axis:     3 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Peresphone right, wearing earring and necklace, hair bound with wreath
Reverse Legend:     ΟΠΟΝ−ΤΙΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Ajax, naked, armed with sword, shield, and crested Corinthian helmet, in fighting attitude right, snake in shield, broken spear on the ground
Mint:     Lokris Opuntia
Primary Reference:     SNG Cop 48 var (symbol)
Reference2:     BMC p. 2, 14 ff.
Reference3:     SGCV 2330
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS