Nomos - Ale..., Eu..., and Z...

Features

Issuer Herakleia (Lucania)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 281 BC - 278 BC
Value 1 Nomos = 3 Drachm (3)
Currency As
Composition Silver
Weight 6.65 g
Diameter 21 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 280454
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References HN Italy# 1400
N. Keith Rutter, Andrew Burnett; 2001. Historia numorum : Italy. British Museum Press, London, United Kingdom.

Obverse

Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet; above, AΛE; behind neck, EY; below, Z.

Lettering:
AΛE
EY Z

Reverse

Youthful Herakles standing facing, nude but for a lion's skin draped over his left arm, holding a club in his right hand and a bow in his left; to left, above his right hand, owl flying to right.

Mint

Heraclea Lucaniae, Lucania, modern-day Policoro, Italy

Comments

Struck under the magistrates Ale..., Eu..., and Z....

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (281 BC - 278 BC) 

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Pictures Sale Date Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold Nomos - Ale..., Eu..., and Z...
Nomos AG
Auction 21
Lot 33
Internet Archive
Nov 21, 2020 VF USD 857.17
(CHF 786.50)
(incl. buyer's premium)

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