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ID:     80879
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Nacona
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Tetras
Date Struck:     B.C. c. 400
Diameter:     17.2 mm
Weight:     3.578 g
Die Axis:     9 h
Obverse Description:     Silenos seated sidesaddle on an ass walking left, kantharos in right, thyrsos in left, three pellets around
Reverse Legend:     NAKONAION
Reverse Description:     Head of nymph right, single-pendant earring and necklace, hair bound with cord wrapped around four times
Mint:     Nakona
Primary Reference:     BMC Sicily p. 117, 1
Reference2:     Calciati I p. 325, 1,
Reference3:     SNG ANS 512
Reference4:     Virzi 1281-1285 SNG Morcom -, Laffaille 186
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS