Numismatica Ars Classica, Zurich

Spring Sale 2020

Numismatica Ars Classica, Zurich, Spring Sale 2020

Greek, Roman and Byzantine Coins

Mo, 25.05.2020, from 01:30 PM CEST
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Description

Lucania, Metapontum.
Nomos circa 290-280, AR 22 mm, 7.72 g. Diademed head of Heracles r., lion's skin tied around neck and club over l. shoulder. Rev. META Ear of barley with leaf to r., on which kantharos; beneath leaf, [BI]. Kraay-Hirmer pl. 85, 248. Johnston D 4.2. Historia Numorum Italy 1621.
Rare. A bold portrait and an old cabinet tone, an almost invisible metal flaw
on the obverse above the check and surface slightly porous on obverse,
otherwise about extremely fine

Ex Naville Numismatics 2, 2013, 12 and Künker 280, 2016, 50 sales. Officially imported in United Kingdom 24/01/2007.

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Price realized 1'600 CHF 1 bid
Starting price 1'600 CHF
Estimate 2'000 CHF
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