CALABRIA. Tarentum. Circa 302-290 BC. Nomos (Silver, 22 mm, 7.61 g, 9 h), under Dai.. and Phi... Nude, helmeted warrior on horseback right, holding shield and two spears, thrusting spear downwards; below, ΔAI. Rev. TAPAΣ Taras riding dolphin left, holding shield decorated with hippocamp and trident; to left, ΦI; below, to right, murex shell. HN III 935. Fischer-Bossert Group 77, 1011 (V389/R778). Vlasto 594-6. Porosity and a little flatly struck on the obverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF