Nomos

Features

Issuer Velia (Lucania)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 340 BC - 334 BC
Value 1 Nomos = 3 Drachm (3)
Currency As
Composition Silver
Weight 7.58 g
Diameter 21.0 mm
Shape Round
Technique Hammered
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 188705
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References HN XXXIII# 1285,
Gaius Plinius Secundus (Pliny the Elder); 77. Naturalis historia / Liber XXXIII. Self-published, Roman Empire.
SNG Cop# 1546
Niels Breitenstein, Willy Schwabacher; 1942. Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum: Royal Collection of Coins and Medals. Danish National Museum / Volume 1. Italy, Part 1 : Etruria - Campania. Einar Munksgaard, Copenhagen, Denmark.
And 43 more volumes.

Obverse

Head of Athena to left, wearing crested Attic helmet decorated with griffin. Behind, Θ

Lettering: Θ

Reverse

Lion walking right. Above, E and below, Θ

Lettering:
YEΛHTΩN
E
Θ

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (340 BC - 334 BC) 

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