CALABRIA. Tarentum. Circa 272-240 BC. Didrachm or Nomos (Silver, 19 mm, 6.44 g, 3 h), Di... and Apollonios, magistrates. Nude rider on horse galloping to right, holding spear in his right hand and shield in his left; to upper left, ΔI; [below horse, AΠOΛ/ΛΩNIOΣ]. Rev. ΤΑΡΑΣ Youthful oikist, nude, riding dolphin to left, holding trident in his right hand and placing his left on the tail of the dolphin; above, Nike flying right to crown the oikist; below, waves to left. HN Italy 1038. Vlasto 894. Struck from slightly worn dies and with a minor flan fault on the reverse, otherwise, nearly very fine.
From a European collection, formed before 2005.