Greek Silver & Bronze

  PrevNext  

Lot 1853       Greek Silver & Bronze

Estimate $400

ITALY, Lucania, Thurium (Thourioi), (c.350 B.C.), silver nomos, stater or didrachm, (7.440 grams), obv. head of Athena to right wearing crested Athenian helmet, ornamented with figure of Scylla, rev. bull butting to right, **YOURIWN and **X* above, tunny fish below in exergue, dotted exergual line, (cf.S.442; SNG ANS 1056 [same dies]). Traces of overstriking on reverse field, trace of porosity on small part of reverse edge, otherwise a well centred coin, very fine and a rare type.

Estimate / sale price does not include buyer's premium (currently 19.25% including GST) which is added to hammer price. All bids are executed on the understanding that the Terms & Conditions of sale have been read and accepted. For information on grading and estimates please refer to the Buying at Auction advice.

Quick find

View a lot by number and sale.

Adjacent lots

  • Lot 1851  

    ITALY, Lucania, Metapontum, (c.335-330 B.C.), silver nomos, stater or didrachm, (7.54 grams), obv. bearded Corinthian ...

    Estimate $180

  • Lot 1852  

    ITALY, Lucania, Thurium (Thourioi), (350-300 B.C.), silver nomos, stater or didrachm, (7.8 grams), obv. head ...

    Estimate $200

  • Lot 1853   This lot

    ITALY, Lucania, Thurium (Thourioi), (c.350 B.C.), silver nomos, stater or didrachm, (7.440 grams), obv. head ...

    Estimate $400

  • Lot 1854  

    ITALY, Bruttium, Croton (Kroton), (420-400 B.C.), silver nomos, stater or didrachm (7.318 grams), obv. eagle ...

    Estimate $120

  • Lot 1855  

    SICILY, Akragas, (425-406 B.C.), AE 29, hemilitron, (20.050 grams), obv. eagle to right with head ...

    Estimate $100