Calabria, Tarentum, Silver Nomos

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Calabria, Tarentum (c. 272-235 BC). Silver Nomos, Aristokle, magistrate. Obverse: Nude warrior on horseback galloping right, preparing to thrust spear downwards with right hand and holding two spears and shield…
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Description

Calabria, Tarentum (c. 272-235 BC).

Silver Nomos, Aristokle, magistrate.

Obverse: Nude warrior on horseback galloping right, preparing to thrust spear downwards with right hand and holding two spears and shield with left; API ΣTO/KΛ HΣ below, head of a nymph in right field.
Reverse: Taras riding a dolphin left, holding a trident, ΤΑΡΑΣ below.

(HN Italy 1033; Vlasto 877-81).

Extremely Fine with original mint lustre.

6.44g.

Specification

Periodc 272 - 235 BC
Datec. 272-235 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Nomos

Coin Ruler

Tarentum

Country

Italy and Sicily

Coin House

Calabria

Metal

Silver

ReferencesVlasto 877-81
Weight6.21 g

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