Lucania, Velia, Silver Nomos

Item Reference: C201000473 Sold Share
Lucania, Velia. Silver Didrachm, c. 300-280 BC. Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena facing left, φ in front of neck, E behind neck. Reverse: Lion walking left, triskeles above flanked by…
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Description

Lucania, Velia.

Silver Didrachm, c. 300-280 BC.

Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena facing left, φ in front of neck, E behind neck.
Reverse: Lion walking left, triskeles above flanked by φ and ι, ΥEΛHTΩN in exergue.

(BMC 82; HN Italy 1294 var. (no letter above)).

7.45g.

Extremely Fine.

Specification

Period c 334 - 300 BC
Date c. 300-280 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Nomos

Coin Ruler

Velia

Country

Italy and Sicily

Coin House

Lucania

Metal

Silver

References BMC 82; HN Italy 1294 var. (no letter above)
Weight 7.73 g

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