CALABRIA. Tarentum. Circa 272-240 BC. Nomos (Silver, 20.5 mm, 6.30 g, 1 h), struck under the magistrates Lykinos and Sy... Horseman advancing to left, crowning horse with wreath held in right hand, holding reins in left; to right, ΣΥ; below horse, ΛΥΚΙ/ΝΟΣ. Rev. ΤΑ-ΡΑΣ Taras seated on dolphin to left, brandishing trident held in right hand, chlamys draped over left arm; to right, owl standing to left, head facing. HN III 1025. Vlasto 836-841. STruck slightly off center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF