Lucania, Velia, Didrachm signed by Philistion, ca. 300-280 BC
AR (g 7,28; mm 22; h 3)
Head of Athena r., wearing Phrygian helmet decorated with wing; behind, monogram; before, Φ, Rv. Lion standing r.; above, corn-ear between Φ and I; in ex YEΛHTΩN. HNItaly 1309.
Lightly toned, large flan, extremely fine.