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Obolos 19

8 May 2021
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Lot 29

CALABRIA. Tarentum. Circa 240-228 BC. Nomos (Silver, 19 mm, 6.29 g, 9 h), struck under the magistrates Philokles, Le..., and Arn.... Nude jockey riding horse walking to right, holding the reins in his left hand and crowning the horse with a wreath held in his right; to left, monogram of ΑΡΝ; to right, monogram of ΛΕ; below, ΦΙΛΟ / ΚΛΗΣ over dolphin swimming to right. Rev. Τ-ΑΡΑΣ Taras riding dolphin to left, holding a horse rhyton in his right hand and a trident (the two side prongs of the trident head are in the form of dolphins) in his left; to right, two highly elaborate amphoroi (or loutrophoroi?) on elaborate stands and with lids. HN III 1057. SNG ANS 1254. SNG BN 2057. Vlasto 950-954. Strong strike on good metal. Good very fine.

Online bidding closes: 8 May 2021, 15:14:30 CEST Current Date & Time: 31 Mar 2023, 09:22:49 CEST Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:420 CHF by mario23267 (8 bids)
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