FAQ's

What makes a coin valuable?

Plus Icon

I have coins to sell, what’s the next step?

Plus Icon

How will my purchases be shipped?

Plus Icon

What happens if I’m not entirely happy with my purchase?

Plus Icon
AM00134

Calabria, Tarentum, silver Nomos

Calabria, Tarentum (c. 281-270 B.C.), Silver Nomos. Helmeted horseman cantering right, brandishing a spear; two further shields and a spear are on his left side, EY behind, ΦΙΝ - ΤΙΑΣ below horse, rev. TAPAΣ, Taras astride a dolphin left, holding Nike and a trident, ΠΟΛY on left, a prow beneath dolphin, 6.51g., 9h (Vlasto 720; SNG France 1892; SNG ANS 1089; HN Italy 1002). A minor scuff on reverse, attractive iridescent cabinet tone, extremely fine.

Provenance:
Purchased privately from Numismatica Ars Classica in 2003

FAQ's

What makes a coin valuable?

Plus Icon

I have coins to sell, what’s the next step?

Plus Icon

How will my purchases be shipped?

Plus Icon

What happens if I’m not entirely happy with my purchase?

Plus Icon