Lucania, Thurium, Silver Distater

Item Reference: C190015152 In Stock Share
Lucania, Thurium. Silver Distater, c. 350-300 BC. Obverse: Head of Athena facing right, wearing helmet decorated with the motif of Skylla holding a trident. Reverse: ΘΟΥΡΙΩΝ, bull charging right on…
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£975.00

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Description

Lucania, Thurium.

Silver Distater, c. 350-300 BC.

Obverse: Head of Athena facing right, wearing helmet decorated with the motif of Skylla holding a trident.
Reverse: ΘΟΥΡΙΩΝ, bull charging right on beaded ground line; Ξ above, two fish in exergue.

(HN Italy 1811; SNG ANS 973).

A strong Very Fine. Pleasing style and a nice old tone. An affordable example of this large denomination.

15.58g.

Specification

Periodc 350 - 300 BC
Datec. 350-300 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Distater

Coin Ruler

Thurium

Country

Italy and Sicily

Coin House

Lucania

Metal

Silver

ReferencesHN Italy 1811; SNG ANS 973
Weight15.58 g

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