21 August 2022
CALABRIA. Tarentum. Circa 280 BC. Nomos (Silver, 21.5 mm, 7.65 g, 1 h), struck under the magistrates Sa.., Arethon and Sas... Nude youth riding horse walking to right, raising his right hand to crown the horse's head; below horse, ΑΡΕ/ΘΩΝ; above horse's rump to left, ΣA. Rev. ΤΑΡΑΣ Oikist, nude, riding dolphin to left, holding tripod in his right hand and resting his left on the dolphin's back; below, CAΣ. HN III 957. Vlasto 666-7. Some roughness, otherwise, good very fine.