Calabria, Tarentum, Silver Nomos

Item Reference: C223001676 In Stock Share
Calabria, Tarentum (c. 240-228 BC). AR Nomos, Xenokrates, magistrate. Obverse: Cavalryman on horseback left, raising his right hand, pileus behind, ΞΕΝΟ-ΚΡ/ΑΤΗΣ below. Reverse: Taras, holding trident, riding dolphin left, TAPAΣ…
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£650.00

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Description

Calabria, Tarentum (c. 240-228 BC).

AR Nomos, Xenokrates, magistrate.

Obverse: Cavalryman on horseback left, raising his right hand, pileus behind, ΞΕΝΟ-ΚΡ/ΑΤΗΣ below.
Reverse: Taras, holding trident, riding dolphin left, TAPAΣ to left, monogram in right field, waves and cuttlefish below.

(HN Italy 1058; Vlasto 955; SNG ANS 1259).

About Extremely Fine. Some weak strike.

6.39g.

Specification

Date c. 240 - 228 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Nomos

Coin Ruler

Tarentum

Country

Italy and Sicily

Coin House

Calabria

Metal

Silver

References HN Italy 1058; Vlasto 955; SNG ANS 1259
Weight 6.39 g

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