CALABRIA, Tarentum. Circa 280-272 BC. Stater (Silver, 24mm, 7.75 g 6), Sa... and Arethon. ΣΑ - ΑΡΕ / ΘΩΝ. Nude youth riding horse walking to right, raising his right hand to crown the horse’s head. Rev. ΤΑΡΑΣ Youthful oikist, nude, riding dolphin to left, holding a tripod in his outstretched right hand and resting his left on the dolphin; below, ϹΑΣ. HN III 957. Vlasto 666. An attractive piece, well centered on a broad flan and beautifully toned. Lightly struck, otherwise , nearly extremely fine.
From a Swiss collection prior to 2005.
|Price realized||900 CHF|
|Starting price||540 CHF|