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ID:     799250
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Selinus
Date Ruled:     Circa 540-515 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Didrachm
Date Struck:     BC Circa 540-515
Diameter:     20 mm
Weight:     8.92 g
Obverse Description:     Selinon leaf
Reverse Description:     Incuse square divided into ten sections
Primary Reference:     Arnold-Biucci group I, 6
Reference2:     Selinus Hoard 43 (same rev. die)
Reference3:     SNG ANS -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     EF, lightly toned, a few light scratches on reverse.
Notes:     Although it appears that there are only nine sections on the reverse, the Selinus Hoard piece, from the same reverse die, but in an earlier state, clearly shows that over the life of the die one of the lines dividing the sections became indistinct.