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ID:     77000023
Type:     Greek
Region:     LUCANIA
City:     Thurium
Date Ruled:     Circa 300 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Nomos
Date Struck:     EF, toned, well
Weight:     7.99 g
Die Axis:     11 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Athena right, wearing crested Attic helmet decorated with Skylla hurling a stone
Reverse Description:     [Q]OURIWN, bull butting right; above, Nike flying right, crowning bull with wreath; below, eagle(?), EY, and FA
Primary Reference:     cf. HN Italy 1850 (for magistrates) and 1879-81 (for types)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     EF, toned, well struck
Notes:     Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 23 Unpublished, possibly unique. From Collection C.G.Rutter (HN Italy) dated the issues with Nike to the period circa 300-280 BC, none of which are recorded with these magistrates, whose known issues he dates to circa 350-300 BC.