LUCANIA. Metapontum. Circa 330-290 BC. Didrachm or nomos (Silver, 20 mm, 7.86 g, 8 h), struck under the magistrates Dae..and Mach... Head of Demeter to right, wearing wreath of barley ears and triple-pendant earring; below chin, ΔΑΙ. Rev. ΜΕΤΑ Ear of barley, with leaf to right; to right, on leaf, plow to right; below leaf, ΜΑ[Χ]. HN III 1581. Johnston Class C, 1.7 (same dies). With a particularly artistic obverse. Reverse slightly off-center, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 750 CHF