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Obol of Phistelia with head of man

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Obverse: Man's head (no neck) slightly to right of full-face; hair short. Reverse: Half muscle-shell, barley corn, dolphin to left under one another. Above: [inscription].

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Greek, Late Archaic or Classical Period, 5th century B.C.

Mint

Phistelia, Campania

Dimensions

Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 0.45 gm.

Accession Number

11.3192

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins