Calabria, Tarentum


1 in stock


Circa 330-325 BC. AR nomos, 7.79 gr., 20 mm. Struck under the magistrates Sim… and Her…

Obv: nude youth on horse walking to the right, holding reins and crowning the horse; behind: Nike flying to the right to crown the youth, below: ΣΙΜ.

Rev: ΤΑΡΑΣ; Taras, holding kantharos and trident, riding dolphin to the left; below: ⊢ΗΡ above waves.

Ref: HN 886. Fischer-Bossert 778 (V306/R604). SNG ANS 958 (same dies). Vlasto 504 (same dies).

Ex a Swiss collection before 2005.

Nearly extremely fine.