GREEK COINS. LUCANIA.
METAPONTUM Nomos, about 300-280 BC. AR 8.01 g. Head of Demeter r., crowned with ears of corn and wearing ear-pendant. Rev. META Ear of barley with leaf on the r., on which Nike standing l., holding wreath with both her raised hands; low in field l., ΛΥ Johnston 80, C9.2 (same obv. die); SNG ANS 498.
Rare issue. Some traces of wear on obv. Extremely fine
Provenance: Auction UBS, Zürich 45 (1998), 85.