21 March 2023
CALABRIA. Tarentum. Circa 272-240 BC. Nomos (Silver, 18 mm, 6.52 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrates Aristokles and Di... API-ΣTO/KΛ-HΣ Warrior holding a lance in his right hand and with a large round shield covering his back, on horse galloping to right; in left field, ΔI. Rev. TAPAΣ Phalanthos riding dolphin to left, holding kantharos in right hand, trident in left; to right, head of nymph to left. HN III 1033. Vlasto 877-81. Light iridescent toning. About extremely fine.
From an American collection.