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Greek silver nomos of Tarentum (Calabria)
GREEK SILVER NOMOS OF CALABRIA (TARENTUM), CA. 280-272 BC

Calabria, Tarentum. Ca. 280-272 BC
Silver nomos
Diameter: 21 mm.; Weight: 6.42 grams

Obverse: Youth on horseback right, crowning self; Ionic capital below.

Reverse: Phalanthos riding dolphin left, holding aphlaston and distaff; AN to right.

Very fine condition.

Ex American private collection.

Cf. O. Ravel. The Collection of Tarentine Coins Formed by M.P. Vlasto. London. 1947. No. 803.


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$875


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