1/2 Obol issued by Campania, Italy, Ancient Greek States, circa 350 BC
Mint not recorded
Head of water-nymph facing with long hair
Lion advancing towards the left with snake in exergue
The BMC catalogue lists this coin as being from and uncertain town in Campania. Von Guerard lists it as an issue from Phistelia. By weight, it is a 1/2 Obol.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), Mr Lincoln, 15 Mar 1976
circa 350 BC
Type of item
10 mm (Outside Diameter), 0.389 g (Weight)
BMC.Italy p.129 Nos 1-8 "Uncertain of Camapnia" SNG ANS Part 1, Nos. 581 - 593
[Catalogue] Pullin, Ruth. 2011. Nature Revealed: Eugene von Guerard.