LUCANIA. Metapontion. Didrachm or Nomos c. 440-430 BC. ΜΕΤΑ Ear of barley. Rv. Apollo, nude, standing facing, head to left, holding laurel tree in his right hand and bow in his left. 7.99 g. HN Italy 1496. Noe 314 (same obverse die). SNG ANS 277 (same obverse die). SNG Copenhagen 1185. Very rare. Darkly toned. Struck from somewhat worn dies as usual. Very fine.
(~€ 875/USD 1010)