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Stater

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Country Neapolis (Campania) (Campania)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 300 BC
Value 1 Stater = 3 Drachm (3)
Currency Drachm
Composition Bronze
Weight 7.46 g
Diameter 20 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Variable alignment ↺
Demonetized Yes
References SNG ANS# 339ff,
Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum: The Collection of the American Numismatic Society
by Various authors
(New York: The American Numismatic Society, 1969-present)
HN Italy# 576,
Historia Numorum, Italy
by N. K. Rutter
(London, 2001)
SambonArt# 458,
Les monnaies antiques de l’Italie
by Arthur Sambon
(Paris, 1903)
SNG Mun# 218
Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum: München Staatlische Münzsammlung
by Various authors
(Berlin, 1968-present)

Obverse

Diademed head of Parthenope right, wearing pendant earring and pearl necklace; four dolphins around.

Reverse

Man-faced bull walking to right, head facing, crowning by Victory, flying above to right; YOIX and OYIΛ below, NEOΠOΛITΩN in exergue.

Lettering:
YOIX
OYIΛ
NEOΠOΛITΩN

Comments

The coin in the main image (7.46g, 20mm, 1h. Good Very Fine):
◦ Auctioned by Roma Numismatics Ltd, E-Sale 60, 1 August 2019, Lot 64. Sold for 1,000 GBP;

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