Lucania, Thurium

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Description

Circa 443-400 BC. AR double nomos, 15.47 gr., 24.5 mm.

Obv: head of Athena to the right, wearing crested helmet decorated with laurelwreath.

Rev: ΘOΥΡΙΩΝ; bull butting to the right; to the right: エ.

Ref: BMC 1 (this obv. die); HN Italy 1762.

The first issue of double nomoi. Extremely rare, old collection patina. Good very fine.

Ex Leu 86 (2003), lot 247; ex B.G. collection.