Velia. Circa 340-334 BC. Didrachm or nomos (Silver, 21 mm, 7.65 g, 6 h), from the "Θ" group. Head of Athena to left, wearing crested Attic helmet decorated with a griffin; behind, Θ. Rev. YEΛHTΩN Lion walking to right; above, Φ; below, Θ. HN III 1287. SNG Copenhagen 1549. Williams 270 (O155/R211). Very attractive, clear, toned and with a noble head of Athena. Good very fine.
From a Swiss collection, formed prior to 2005.
|Price realized||1'500 CHF|
|Starting price||520 CHF|