An attractive distater from Metapontion
Lot 599
LUCANIA. Metapontion. Circa 340-330 BC. Distater (Silver, 28 mm, 15.59 g, 7 h). Bearded head of Leukippos to right, wearing Corinthian helmet decorated with a charioteer driving fast quadriga to right on the bowl and a tiny hippocamp left on the side; behind, forepart of lion to right and AΠH. Rev. METAΠONTINΩN Barley ear with leaf to left; above leaf, vertical club with head below; below leaf, AMI. HN Italy 1574. Johnston Class B1.1. SNG ANS 431. Areas of weakness, otherwise, very fine.


From a Swiss collection, formed before 2005.
Starting price:
250 CHF
Hammer price:
380 CHF
Bid increment:
Closed
Minimum bid:
Closed
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Time left:
Closing time: 22-Feb-20, 17:59:00 CET
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.