Metapontum, Silver Nomos

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Lucania, Metapontum. Silver Nomos, c. 330-290 BC, Atha.. magistrate. Obverse: Head of Demeter facing left, wearing grain wreath, triple pendant earring and a pearl necklace. Reverse: ΜΕΤΑ, ear of barley…
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Description

Lucania, Metapontum.

Silver Nomos, c. 330-290 BC, Atha.. magistrate.

Obverse: Head of Demeter facing left, wearing grain wreath, triple pendant earring and a pearl necklace.
Reverse: ΜΕΤΑ, ear of barley with leaf to left, pair of tongs to left.

(HN Italy 1583; Johnston Class C, 4.4).

Good Very Fine. Somewhat weakly struck on the obverse.

7.88g.

Specification

Periodc. 330 - 290 BC
Datec. 330-290 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Nomos

Coin Ruler

Metapontum

Country

Italy and Sicily

Coin House

Lucania

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Atha.. magistrate.

ReferencesHN Italy 1583.
Weight7.88 g

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