THURIUM ( THURIOI ) SILVER DISTATER – HELMETED ATHENA AND BULL – MINT STATE NGC GRADED GREEK ITALY LUCANIA COIN (Inv. 9412)
LUCANIA. THURIUM (THURIOI). Ca. 400-350 BC.
Silver distater, 15.15 g., 29 mm.
Obv. Helmeted head of Athena right, the helmet decorated with Skylla shown with hand raised and moving forward, her fish tail extended behind, B in lower left.
Rev. ΘΟΥΡΙΩΝ / APH, bull butting right, fish right in exergue.
Noe, Thurian, N8.
NGC graded MINT STATE, strike 4/5, surface 2/5, struck on a broad, medallic planchet, slight graininess to reverse.