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ID:     77000024
Type:     Greek
Region:     LUCANIA
City:     Velia
Date Ruled:     Circa 300-280 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Nomos
Weight:     7.48 g
Die Axis:     7 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Athena right, wearing crested and laureate Attic helmet, and single-pendant earring
Reverse Description:     UELHTWN, lion standing right; grape bunch in exergue
Primary Reference:     Williams 385 (O193/R271)
Reference2:     HN Italy 1299
Reference3:     SNG ANS -
Reference4:     BMC 65; SNG Ashmolean 1305; Hunterian 51 (all from the same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     EF, darkly toned
Notes:     Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 24 Fine style. From the W.B. and R.E. Montgomery Collection. Ex Leu 83 (6 May 2002), lot 30; MÜnzen und Medaillen 79 (28 February 1994), 39.