18 December 2022
LUCANIA. Velia. Circa 440/35-400 BC. Didrachm or nomos (Silver, 20 mm, 7.53 g, 4 h). Head of Athena to left, wearing Attic helmet decorated with wreath. Rev. ΥΕ-ΛΗΤ-ΕΩ-Ν Lion pulling down stag to right. HGC 1, 1304. HN Italy 1270. Williams Period III, 167 (O107/R127). SNG ANS 1256 (these dies). KAΛ-I graffito on reverse. Struck from worn dies, otherwise, very fine.