LAUS SILVER STATER – MAN-HEADED BULL TYPE – XF NGC GRADED GREEK LUCANIA COIN (Inv. 16782)

$1,500.00

LUCANIA. LAUS. Ca. 480-460 BC.
Silver stater, 7.63 g., 19 mm.
Obv. ΛAS (retrograde), man-headed bull left, head looking back, acorn in exergue.
Rev. ΛAS (retrograde), man-headed bull right.
SNG ANS 136; SNG Lloyd 288; HN Italy 2277; H.-R. Sternberg. “Die Silberprägung von Laos ca. 510-440 v. Chr.” in Proceedings of the 8th International Congress of Numismatics (Paris, 1976), 15.
NGC graded XF, Strike 3/5, Surface 4/5, “overstruck”, a very rare coin, especially with the acorn in the exergue.

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