18 December 2022
CALABRIA. Tarentum. Circa 380-325 BC. Diobol (Silver, 13 mm, 1.15 g, 4 h). Head of Athena to left, wearing crested Attic helmet the bowl of which is decorated with Skylla; behind neck guard, X. Rev. TAPANTINΩΝ Herakles leaning to right, lifting and strangling the Nemean lion grasped in a choke hold; behind, club; between legs, Σ. Diobols, Type 24. HN III 914. Vlasto 1238. Toned and well centered. Good very fine.