Tarentum. Circa 302-280 BC. Didrachm or nomos (Silver, 23 mm, 7.86 g, 10 h), struck under the magistrates Philiarchos, Sa... and Aga.... ΦIΛI-APXOΣ Youthful nude jockey on horse standing right, holding, with his right hand, a wreath to crown the horse's head and the reins with his left; above, ΣΑ. Rev. TΑΡΑΣ /AΓA Phalanthos seated astride dolphin to left, holding bunch of grapes in his right hand. HN III 960. SNG ANS 1052. Vlasto 673-5. Nicely toned and well-struck on a broad flan. Extremely fine.δδδδδδFrom a Swiss collection, formed prior to 2005.
|Price realized||1'400 CHF|
|Starting price||200 CHF|