Calabria, Tarentum. Drachm circa 280-272, AR 3.31 g. Head of Athena r. wearing crested Attic helmet decorated with Scylla hurling stone. Rev. NEYMHNIOΣ – ΠΟΛY Owl standing r., head facing, perched on olive branch. Vlasto 1058. SNG ANS 1312. Historia Numorum Italy 1015.
Struck on a very broad flan and with a lovely iridescent
tone. Minor marks, otherwise extremely fine
Ex Triton sale I, 1997, 52.
|Price realized||700 CHF|
|Starting price||400 CHF|