Tarentum, Silver Nomos

Item Reference: C223000570 In Stock Share
Calabria, Tarentum. (c. 280-272 BC). Silver Nomos, Py.., Si.. and Lykon, magistrates. Obverse: Warrior on horseback right, preparing to hurl spear, ΣI behind, ΛYKΩN below. Reverse: Taras, holding kantharos, riding…
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Description

Calabria, Tarentum.

(c. 280-272 BC).

Silver Nomos, Py.., Si.. and Lykon, magistrates.

Obverse: Warrior on horseback right, preparing to hurl spear, ΣI behind, ΛYKΩN below.
Reverse: Taras, holding kantharos, riding dolphin left, ΓΥ behind, TAPAΣ below.

(Vlasto 727-9; HN Italy 1004).

Good Very Fine. Beautiful iridescent hues.

6.44g.

Specification

Period 280 - 272 BC
Date c. 280-272 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Nomos

Coin Ruler

Tarentum

Country

Italy and Sicily

Coin House

Calabria

Metal

Silver

References Vlasto 727-9; HN Italy 1004
Weight 6.44 g

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