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CNG Feature Auction 126

Lot nuber 29

LUCANIA, Metapontion. Circa 290-280 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.95 g, 3h). EF.

CNG Feature Auction 126
Lot: 29.
 Estimated: $ 7 500

Greek, Coin-in-Hand Video, Silver

Sold For $ 15 000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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LUCANIA, Metapontion. Circa 290-280 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.95 g, 3h). Head of Herakles left, wearing tainia, lion skin around neck; club over far shoulder / Grain ear with leaf to right; META up left field; kantharos above leaf, BI below. Johnston Class D, 4.1 corr. (control letters on rev.; same dies); HN Italy 1621 corr. (same); Leu 61, lot 38 (same obv. die). Deeply toned, minor edge split. EF. Very rare with head left, and among the finest known.

From the Wild Rose Collection, purchased from Shanna Schmidt, 20 February 2019. Ex Gasvoda Collection (Classical Numismatic Group 109, 12 September 2018) lot 18; Nomos 13 (7 October 2016), lot 115.

The final winners of all CNG Feature Auction 126 lots will be determined during the live online sale that will be held on 28-29 May 2024. This lot is in Session One, which will begin 28 May at 9 AM ET.

Winning bids are subject to a 22.5% buyer's fee for bids placed on this website and 25% for all others.

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