Calabria, Tarentum. Nomos, stater, or didrachm, 272-240 BC
Av: ΣY to right, ΛYKI/NOΣ. Nude horseman walking, left, crowning his horse.
Reverse: TAPAΣ, Taras nude, astride a dolphin, left, holding a trident in his right hand, left arm extended; in the field to the right, a small owl standing, left
Catalogue references: V.841 - Côte473 - ANS.1166 - MIAMG.1554 (R) - HN. Italy1025 - SNG. France 6./2005
6.28 g/18.5 mm
Superb item. Off-centre strike on the reverse. Minor oxidation spots.
See the pictures for a precise estimation of the quality.
- Greece (ancient)
- Calabre, Tarente. Nomos, statère ou didrachme,
- Year/Period and Variation
- 272-240 AC
- Precious metals
- Extremely fine