Didrachm – Lucania, Velia c.300-280B.C. NGC XF* Ex.Deetz 1946

Description

LUCANIA, Velia. Circa 300-280 BC. AR Nomos. Philistion group. Head of Athena right, wearing crested, winged, and laureate Attic helmet; monogram behind neck, F below chin / UELHTWN, lion standing right; above, F-I flanking grain ear; P below.

NGC assesses the Strike as a perfect 5/5; the surface is also a prefect 5/5. Ex. Stacks, November 1946 auction sale of the Charles H. Deetz collection, lot 78.

 

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