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ID:     77000052
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Selinus
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Didrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 540-515
Weight:     8.75 g
Obverse Description:     Selinon leaf; two pellets flanking central leaf
Reverse Description:     Incuse square divided into twelve sections
Primary Reference:     Arnold-Biucci group I, 4/3 (obv./rev.)
Reference2:     Selinus Hoard -
Reference3:     SNG ANS 676 var. (same obv. die, ten sections on rev.)
Reference4:     SNG Lloyd -
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     EF, lightly toned
Notes:     Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 52 Struck on good metal This type with two pellets in the upper fields is fairly common, but is only known with the reverse incuse divided into ten sections.