18 December 2022
CALABRIA. Tarentum. Circa 325-280 BC. Diobol (Silver, 13 mm, 1.24 g, 4 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet the bowl of which is decorated with three rosettes; below chin, Δ. Rev. E. Rev. Herakles kneeling to right, lifting and strangling the Nemean lion grasped in a choke hold, and holding club in his right hand; between, Δ. Diobols, Type 202. HN III 976. Vlasto 1374. SNG München 753. Lightly toned. Good very fine.