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ID:     157776
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     LUCANIA
City:     Velia
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Nomos
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 300-280
Diameter:     21 mm
Weight:     7.22 g
Die Axis:     2 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Athena right, wearing Attic helmet decorated with a griffin; Α−Φ flanking neck
Reverse Legend:     ΥΣΛΗΤΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Lion walking right; above, Ι−Φ flanking dolphin right
Mint:     Velia
Primary Reference:     Williams, Velia 446 (O222/R313)
Reference2:     SNG ANS 1376 (same rev. die)
Reference3:     HN Italy 1307
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=68043
Grade:     Good VF