Coins 27 Italy. Southern Apulia, Tarentum. Nomos, c. 280-272 BC. Obv. Nude warrior, holding shield and two spears; preparing to cast a third, on horseback right; EY to left, ΦINTY[ΛOΣ] below. Rev. TAPAΣ. Taras, holding Nike and trident, riding dolphin left; ΠOΛY to left; below, prow left. Vlasto 720. HN Italy 1002. AG. g. 6.47 mm. 22.50 EF. Well centred, brilliant and lightly toned. A very appealing coin.

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