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Obolos 18

21 February 2021

Full crest and a fierce lion

Starting Price: 150 CHF
Hammer Price: 900 CHF
Lot 53

LUCANIA. Velia. Circa 300-280 BC. Didrachm or nomos (Silver, 19.5 mm, 7.33 g, 5 h). Head of Athena to left, wearing laureate Attic helmet. Rev. ΥΕΛΗΤΩΝ Lion walking to right; below, N; in the exergue, filleted thyrsos to right. HN III 1300. SNG ANS 1351 (same dies). Williams 390 (O195/R275). Nicely centered and with a great crest. Very fine.

From the Trausnitz Collection, ex Lanz 25 November 1996, 91.

Online bidding closes: 21 Feb 2021, 15:26:30 CET Current Date & Time: 25 Mar 2023, 19:07:17 CET Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:900 CHF by vennmar (17 bids)
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