eAuction #79 - closed

Lot 14. Velia AR Nomos, c. 365-340 BC

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Velia AR Nomos, c. 365-340 BC

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Bidding closed (Sunday, March 19th, 19:04:40 CET)
Current time: Friday, April 19th, 06:52:03 CEST

Price realised: CHF 280.00 (3 bids)
Approx. EUR 288.35 / USD 307.98 / GBP 246.93

High bidder: Bidder 1

eAuction #79, Lot 14. Estimate: CHF 250.00

Velia, Lucania. AR Nomos (20-23 mm, 7.43 g), c. 365-340 BC.
Obv. Head of Athena to left, wearing crested Attic helmet adorned with a griffin; behind neckguard, Θ.
Rev. ΥEΛHTΩN, Lion walking to right; above, Φ.
HN Italy 1284; Williams 263 I.B (O151/R203).

Old cabinet tone. Struck from a somewhat worn obverse die with several die breaks, otherwise, good very fine.

Privately purchased from O. Goujon Numismatique, Paris.