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Nomos 17

26 October 2018
Zunfthaus zur Saffran, Zürich
Estimate: 400 CHF
Hammer Price: 1300 CHF
Lot 14

LUCANIA. Metapontum. Circa 290-280 BC. Nomos or Didrachm (Silver, 23 mm, 7.67 g, 10 h). ΔI Head of Demeter to right, wearing wreath of barley ears, triple-pendant earring and pearl necklace. Rev. ΜΕΤΑ Ear of barley of six grains and leaf to left; to left, above leaf, ornamented candelabrum; to left, below leaf, ⊢A; to right, long filleted thyrsos. HN III 1620. Johnston D3.9 (same dies). SNG ANS 508. Very nicely toned and attractive; the best available example of this rare variety. Minor area of flatness on the obverse, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.

From the Vineyard Collection, ex Künker 133, 11 October 2007, 7895 and G&M 147, 7 March 2006, 1105.

Online bidding closes: 26 Oct 2018, 10:00:00 CEST Current Date & Time: 20 Aug 2022, 04:29:39 CEST Remaining Time: Closed Hammer price:1300 CHF

Pre-Bidding closes on 26 Oktober 2018 at 10:00 CEST. Live bidding starts at 14:00 CET and is EXCLUSIVELY available on biddr. Seperate registration is required.

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