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Greek, Italy, Lucania, Velia, Ca. 340-334 BC, Stater
23mm, 7.63 gm, 3h
Head of Athena right, wearing crested Athenian helmet decorated with griffin crouching right, Σ (engraver's signature?) on neck guard / Lion walking right, slightly crouching, Π below, YEΛHTΩN in exergue. Williams 251. HN Italy 1283. A surprisingly rare variety! Struck in high relief from dies of refined style.
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Jay GT4  [May 04, 2017 at 11:08 AM]
Incredible coin. It's a work of art!