Greek Italy. Southern Apulia, Tarentum. AR Nomos, c. 332-302 BC. ΔAI and ΦI magistrates. D/ Nude warrior on horseback right, shield on left arm, holding two spears in left hand and thrusting spear in right; below, ΔAI. R/ TAPAΣ. Phalantos riding dolphin left, holding shield decorated with hippocamp on left arm and trident over shoulder in right hand; ΦI to left, murex shell below. Fisher-Bossert group 77, 1035. HN Italy 935. Vlasto 594. SNG ANS 990. g. 7.29 mm. 20.00 An attractive example of this interesting type. Lightly toned. About EF.
Fax: 0549 972142 - int. +378 0549 972142