Campania, Neapolis, Silver Didrachm

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Campania, Neapolis (c. 275-250 B.C.). Silver Didrachm. Obverse: Head of nymph facing left, her hair bound with a broad ribbon, and wearing an earring and a necklace, a cornucopiae behind.…
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Description

Campania, Neapolis (c. 275-250 B.C.).

Silver Didrachm.

Obverse: Head of nymph facing left, her hair bound with a broad ribbon, and wearing an earring and a necklace, a cornucopiae behind.
Reverse: NEOΠOΛITΩN, man-headed bull walking to right, Nike flies above to right to crown the bull, IΣ between the bull’s legs.

Reverse slightly off-centre, very attractive old cabinet tone, good style, good very fine.

(Sambon 522; SNG ANS 410; HN Italy 586).

7.33g

Specification

Periodc 275 - 250 BC
Datec. 275-250 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Didrachm

Coin Ruler

Neapolis

Country

Italy and Sicily

Coin House

Campania

Metal

Silver

ReferencesSambon 522; SNG ANS 410; HN Italy 586
Weight7.33 g

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