BRUTTIUM. Kaulonia. Circa 525-500 BC. Nomos (Silver, 29 mm, 7.32 g, 12 h). ΚΑVΛ Apollo, nude, striding right, brandishing laurel branch in his upraised right hand and, on his outstretched left arm, a small figure of a daimon running to right, holding a branch in each of his hands and with his head turned back to look at Apollo; to right, stag standing right, head turned back to left; all within cable border. Rev. As the obverse, but incuse, except for the daimon, branches and stag's antlers, which are in relief, and with no legend. HN III 2035. Noe Group A, 23 (same dies). SNG ANS 151 (same obverse die). Deeply toned and well centered. Nearly very fine.
From a Swiss collection, acquired from Sternberg on 22 January 1998.