Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £340

Estimate: £80 - £100

Greek coinage, Northern Lucania, Velia, Didrachm, c. 334-300, head of Athena left wearing crested helmet ornamented with female centaur, rev. lion standing left, devouring piece of meat, 7.51g/9h (Williams 355; HN Italy 1295). Graffiti in obverse field, otherwise good very fine £80-100