Coin: 5306

Format
Coin
Numismatic Collection
Maull
Issue
2966

Details

Notes
F-B O: 83; R: 120. Obverse legend very faint.
Object Type
coin
Denomination
Didrachm
Metal
Silver
Region
Italy
State
Calabria
City
Tarentum
Date
-450 to -440
Obverse Figure Description
Boy on a dolphin, right, nude, arms forward
Obverse Legend
TARAS [retrograde, three-bar sigma]
Obverse Symbol
scallop shell
Reverse Figure Description
Seated figure, left, nude, draped around waist, holding distaff in right hand
Reverse Legend
TARAS [r-like rho, three-bar sigma]
Series
oekist
References
Provenance
de Nicola, Rome; 9/1963; Monete e Medaglie #113, lire 40,000

Coin Description

Size
23 in mm
Die Axis
1
Weight
7.9 in grams
Accession
Accession number: 421, 1966-01-01, Gift of: Baldwin Maull
References
F-B 171c
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