A beautiful facing head of Hera Lakinia
Lot 617
BRUTTIUM. Kroton. Circa 400-325 BC. Didrachm or Nomos (Silver, 23 mm, 7.55 g, 12 h). Head of Hera Lakinia facing slightly to right, wearing stephane ornamented with palmettes and necklace. Rev. ΚΡΟ[ΤΩΝΙΑΤΑN] Youthful Herakles seated to left on a rock draped with his lion skin, holding one-handled cup in his right hand and resting his left on his club; below, bow. HN Italy 2167. SNG ANS 371 (same dies). A well struck and attractive example with a beautiful obverse. Slightly rough and the reverse struck off center, otherwise, about extremely fine.


From a European collection, formed before 2005.
Starting price:
300 CHF
Hammer price:
2125 CHF
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Closing time: 22-Feb-20, 18:08:00 CET
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