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GREEK, ITALY, LUCANIA, Velia, 300-280 BC
Didrachm, 7.51 g

O - Head of Athena to right, wearing Attic helmet adorned with a wing.
R - ΥΕΛΗΤΩΝ /Φ Ι / Π Lion walking to right; above, ear of wheat.

HN III 1309. Williams 470-489.

Provenance:
Ex Rauch 86, 2 May 2010, Lot 103
Ex Nomos, Auction 5, Lot 107, 25 October 2011
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Keywords:LUCANIA, Velia,Didrachm, Athena, Lion
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paul1888  [Jul 08, 2013 at 06:03 AM]
A beautiful coin!
Pharsalos  [Oct 25, 2014 at 01:07 PM]
Very freshly struck, lovely golden toning.
Leo  [Jan 20, 2019 at 07:01 AM]
Love the helmet!