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536849
536849.

LUCANIA, Metapontion. Circa 400-340 BC. AR Nomos (22mm, 7.53 g, 4h). Head of Zeus right, wearing laurel wreath; Δ to left, EΛEYΘEPIOΣ to right / Barley ear with leaf to left; to left, crouching Silenos facing above leaf, AΔ below; META downward to right. Johnston Class A, 2.1 (same dies); HN Italy 1557; SNG ANS 451 (same dies). Handsomely toned, with light iridescence, scattered die rust on reverse. Near EF. Rare. Struck in high relief from dies of marvelous style.