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Obolos 17

20 December 2020
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Lot 23

CALABRIA. Tarentum. Circa 280-272 BC. Nomos (Silver, 22 mm, 7.98 g, 3 h), struck under the magistrates Sa.., Arethon and Sas... ΣΑ - ΑΡΕ / ΘΩΝ Nude youth riding horse walking to right, raising his right hand to crown the horse’s head. Rev. ΤΑΡΑΣ Youthful oikist, nude, riding dolphin to left, holding a tripod in his outstretched right hand and resting his left on the dolphin; below, ϹΑΣ. HN III 957. Vlasto 666-7. Lightly toned. Obverse lightly struck, otherwise, very fine / extremely fine.

From the collection of W. Belser, Zürich, prior to 1965, and that of his son, acquired in the early 1970s.

Online bidding closes: 20 Dec 2020, 15:11:30 CET Current Date & Time: 23 Mar 2023, 08:59:30 CET Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:420 CHF by jrom61 (9 bids)
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