Greek Italy. Etruria, Populonia. AR 10-Asses, 3rd century BC. D/ Laureate male head right; to left, [p]vplana and to right, m[etl]; X behind neck. R/ Blank. Cf. Vecchi EC I, p. 387, 7.1-2 (O1, Uncertain mints); HN Italy 191; SNG Firenze 1169; SNG ANS 24. g. 2.60 mm. 18.00 RRR. Extremely rare, lightly toned. VF.
From the collection of a British Connoisseur, part II.