Greek Coins. Bruttium, Brettii.
Reduced double unit circa 208-203, Æ 16.62 g. Head of Ares l., wearing crested Corinthian helmet decorated with griffin on bowl; behind, cornucopia. Rev. BPETTIΩN Hera Hoplosmia striding r. in attitude of defence, holding large shield and spear; in lower r. field, pincers and bucranium. SNG ANS 73. Scheu 56 (described as ram's head). Historia Numorum Italy 2002.
Dark green patina, flan crack, otherwise very fine
Ex Gorny & Mosch sale 196, 2011, 1099.
|Price realized||225 CHF 22 bids|
|Starting price||40 CHF|