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ID:     80000229
Type:     Greek
Region:     LOCRIS
City:     Locri Opuntii (Epicnemidii)
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Triobol
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 338-316
Weight:     2.80 g
Die Axis:     11 h
Obverse Description:     Wreathed head of Persephone right, wearing single pendant earring and necklace
Reverse Legend:     [OΠO]NTIΩN
Reverse Description:     Ajax, nude but for crested Corinthian helmet, advancing right, holding sword in right hand, shield decorated with serpent on left arm; [OΠO]NTIΩN to right, kantharos below
Primary Reference:     Nicolet & Oeconomides series 4, 129-34
Reference2:     SNG Cop 50
Reference3:     BMC 9-12
Reference4:     Pozzi 1339
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     EF, toned
Notes:     Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 229 Good metal. From the Paul H. Gerrie Collection.