Collection: Bowdoin College Museum of Art
Context: Velia
Material: Silver
Denomination: Stater
Actual Weight: 7.33
Die Axis: 300 degrees
Date: ca. 320 BC - ca. 280 BC
Region: Campania
Period: Hellenistic

Obverse Type: Lion walking to the right; above: *F*I and pentagram.

Date Description:

*F*I's name is given more fully elsewhere as Philistios. He seems to have been active in the late fourth and early third century.