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ID:     739243
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     LUCANIA
City:     Metapontum
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Nomos
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 540-510
Diameter:     29 mm
Weight:     8.1 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     METAP
Obverse Description:     METAP down left, ear of barley with eight grains
Reverse Description:     Incuse ear of barley with seven grains
Primary Reference:     Noe 136
Reference2:     SNG ANS 218
Reference3:     HN Italy 1481
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=69530
Grade:     EF, toned
Notes:     Exceptional for this issue.