Greek Coins. Velia.
Nomos circa 334-300, AR 7.59 g. Head of Athena l., wearing crested Phrygian helmet decorated with sphinx on bowl; behind, monogram. Rev. YEΛHTΩN Lion standing l., tearing at prey; below, Φ. de Nanteuil 197 (this coin). Williams 350f (this coin). Historia Numorum Italy 1296.
Well centred on a full flan and with a delicate tone. Reverse from a
worn die, otherwise good very fine
Ex H. Leman, 8 December 1913, Edouard Aynard 11; Hess-Leu 36, 1968, 38; Peus 380, 2004, 100 and CNG 87, 2011, 182 sales.
|Price realized||2'500 CHF 18 bids|
|Starting price||600 CHF|