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ID:     785671
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     LUCANIA
City:     Metapontum
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Nomos
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 330-290
Diameter:     19 mm
Weight:     7.85 g
Die Axis:     2 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Demeter right, wearing wreath of barley ears, triple-pendant earring, and necklace
Reverse Legend:     META
Reverse Description:     Barley ear of seven grains with leaf to right; ΛΥ to lower left; above leaf, Nike standing left
Mint:     Metapontum
Primary Reference:     Johnston class C, 9.1
Reference2:     HN Italy 1591
Reference3:     SNG ANS 498 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=100890
Grade:     Near EF