21 August 2022
LUCANIA. Metapontion. Circa 330-290 BC. Nomos (Silver, 20 mm, 7.69 g, 9 h), struck under the magistrates Dex... and Ly... Head of Demeter to left, wearing grain wreath, triple pendant earring and pearl necklace; to left, below Demeter's chin, ΔΕΧ. Rev. ΜΕΤΑ Ear of barley with leaf to left; above leaf, lighted altar; below right, YΛ. HN III 1593. Johnston Class C, 10. Well centered. Good very fine.