Posted on Oct 28, 2019
Palmyra Heritage Gallery
CALABRIA, Tarentum. Circa 272-240 BC. AR Nomos (18.5mm, 6.46 g, 5h). Reduced standard. Nude youth crowning horse he rides left; ΣY to right, ΛYKI/NOΣ in two lines below / Phalanthos, preparing to throw trident left, astride dolphin left; to right, owl standing left, head facing. Vlasto 836–41; HN Italy 1025. Compact flan, slight roughness, light graffito in field on reverse. VF.