Lucania, Heraclea. Nomos circa 330-320, AR 7.90 g. Head of Athena r., wearing helmet decorated with Scylla hurling stone and palmette on neck-guard; in r. field, K. Rev. HPAKΛ[HIΩN] Heracles standing facing, holding club, bow, arrows and lion's skin; in l. field, AΛ and Nike flying r. to crown him. Van Keuren 80. Work 52. Historia Numorum Italy 1384.
Of lovely style and with a light iridescent tone. About extremely fine
Ex New York sale XXVII, 2012, Prospero, 47.
|Starting price||2'800 CHF|