Coin: 5363

Format
Coin
Issue
3005

Details

Notes
F-B O: 89; R: 129; obverse legend invisible
Object Type
coin
Denomination
Didrachm
Metal
Silver
Region
Italy
State
Calabria
City
Tarentum
Date
-450 to -440
Obverse Figure Description
Boy on a dolphin, left, nude, arms forward
Obverse Legend
TARAS [three-bar sigma]
Obverse Symbol
scallop shell
Reverse Figure Description
Seated figure, left, nude, draped around waist, holding distaff in right hand
Series
oekist
References
Provenance
de Nicola, Rome; 12/1963; Monete e Medaglie, lire 20,000

Coin Description

Size
21 in mm
Die Axis
10
Weight
6.6 in grams
Accession
Accession number: 421, 1966-01-01, Gift of: Baldwin Maull
References
F-B 181k
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