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Obolos 25

23 October 2022


Pedigreed to the Duc de Cajaniello collection, sold in 1927!

Starting Price: 300 CHF
Hammer Price: 3400 CHF
Lot 9

LUCANIA. Velia. Circa 280 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 21 mm, 7.48 g, 6 h). Head of Athena to left, wearing crested Attic helmet adorned with Pegasos; above visor, A; before neck, Φ; behind neck, IE in shallow incuse square. Rev. ΥEΛHTΩN Lion attacking stag to left. BMC 111 (same obverse die). HN III 1318. SNG Cambridge 693 (same obverse die). Williams 581 (O286/R406). Wonderful old collection toning. Nearly extremely fine.

From the collection of a Nobleman who died in 1940, acquired from the Duc de Cajaniello collection sold in Sambon & Canessa, 27 June 1927, 449.

Online bidding closes: 23 Oct 2022, 14:04:30 CEST Current Date & Time: 21 Mar 2023, 22:00:19 CET Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:3400 CHF by Petite étoile L'amour (26 bids)
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