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ID:     Mopsion
Type:     Greek
Region:     THESSALY
City:     Mopsion
Denomination:     Æ20
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     Circa 350 BC
Diameter:     20 mm
Weight:     8.72 g
Die Axis:     6 h
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Zeus facing slightly right; thunderbolt to right.
Reverse Legend:     ΜΟΥΣΙΩΝ
Reverse Description:     The Lapith Mopsos, standing facing and wielding club, about to strike Centaur who stands left, holding a boulder overhead.
Mint:     Mopsion
Primary Reference:     Rogers 412
Reference2:     McClean 4648
Reference3:     BMC Thessaly - ; SNG Cop -
Reference4:     GCV 2154
Photograph Credit:     CNG
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=64865
Special Comments:     Extremely rare.
Grade:     VF