LUCANIA. Velia. Ca. 340-300 BC. AR didrachm or nomos (22mm...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionLUCANIA. Velia. Ca. 340-300 BC. AR didrachm or nomos (22mm, 9h). NGC Fine. 5th Period, Theta group, ca. 340-334 BC. Head of Athena right, wearing crested Attic helmet, the bowl decorated with leaping griffin; Θ behind neck guard / YEΛHTΩN, lion stalking right; E above, Θ below. HN Italy 1285.
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