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Date: 600-338 BCE
Object Name: coin
Classification: Greek
Issuing Authorities:
Scarpheia
Culture(s):
Greek
Mint: Europe, Scarpheia
Technique: struck
Medium: bronze (AE)
Dimensions: Coin: 18 mm, 12 O'Clock, 3.76 g (11/16 in., 12 O'Clock, 0.13 oz.)
Subject/Image: Obverse: Female head right , Demeter or Persephone?
Subject/Image: Reverse: Armed male figure advancing right, hero Ajax
Description: Female head right with hair in bun and wearing wreath, possibly of grain./ Ajax, helmeted, in fighting attitude, holding sword in right and circular shield on left. Trace of inscription in field left
Accession Number: NG.1994.12.387