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ID:     80000043
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     LUCANIA
City:     Poseidonia
Date Ruled:     Circa 410-350 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Nomos
Struck / Cast:     struck
Weight:     7.86 g
Die Axis:     5 h
Obverse Legend:     ΠOΣEIΔANI
Obverse Description:     Poseidon walking right, wielding trident, chlamys draped over both arms; to right, ΠOΣEIΔANI and dolphin downwards
Reverse Legend:     ΠOΣEIΔANI
Reverse Description:     Bull standing left; ΠOΣEIΔANI above, cuttlefish below
Primary Reference:     Kraay, Stateri 6 (same dies)
Reference2:     HN Italy 1134
Reference3:     SNG ANS 688-9 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=132266
Grade:     VF, toned
Notes:     Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 43 Rare. From the Paul H. Gerrie Collection. Ex Triton VII (13 January 2004), lot 30; MÜnzen und Medaillen 88 (17 May 1999), lot 30.