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    LUCANIA. Metapontum. Time of Pyrrhus (ca. 290-280 BC). AV tetrobol or third stater (13mm, 2.81 gm, 2h). NGC AU 5/5 - 4/5. Attic standard. ΛEYKIΠΠOΣ, bearded head of Leucippus right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet, pushed back on head, decorated with Scylla hurling stone / Two barley ears of six grains, each with leaf; M-E across outer fields, ΣI between. Johnston G5.1. HN Italy 1630. SNG ANS 397-8. A pleasing example of this scarce type.

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