Greek Italy. Etruria, Populonia. AR Drachm, 5th century BC. Head and neck of lion left, with raised mane and open jaws. Dotted border. / Blank. Vecchi EC I, 5.3 (O2); HN Italy 114; HGC 85; Sambon 17. 3.40 g. 18.00 mm. RR. Very rare. An outstanding example, sharply struck and prettily toned. EF.
Ex Artemide LII, 2019, lot 14 (from the collection of a British Connoisseur, part II ).