Greek Silver & Bronze Coins

  PrevNext  

Lot 2997    SESSION 11 (9.30AM THURSDAY 4TH APRIL)    Greek Silver & Bronze Coins

Estimate $400
SOLD $250

ITALY, Calabria, Taras, (302-281 B.C.), silver stater, (7.86 g), obv. naked boy rider crowning stationary horse to right, **Q* below, rev. Taras astride a dolphin to left, pointing, **TARAS* below (cf.S.363, Vl.449-452 [similar dies], cf.WFB 489 [similar dies]). Attractive very fine with a flattened segment, scarce.

Estimate / sale price does not include buyer's premium (currently 22% including GST) which is added to hammer price. All bids are executed on the understanding that the Terms & Conditions of sale have been read and accepted. For information on grading and estimates please refer to the Buying at Auction advice.

Quick find

View a lot by number and sale.

Adjacent lots

  • Lot 2995  

    ITALY, Lucania, Poseidonia, (480-400 B.C.), silver stater or didrachm (7.55 g), obv. Poseidon naked except ...

    Estimate $100

  • Lot 2996  

    ITALY, Lucania, Velia, (c.440/435-400 B.C.), silver nomos, stater or didrachm, (7.70 g), obv. head of ...

    Estimate $400

  • Lot 2997   This lot

    ITALY, Calabria, Taras, (302-281 B.C.), silver stater, (7.86 g), obv. naked boy rider crowning stationary ...

    Estimate $400

  • Lot 2998  

    ITALY, Bruttium, Locri Epizephyrioi, (Colony of Corinth), (c.317-300 B.C.), silver stater, (8.77 g), obv. Pegasos ...

    Estimate $1,500

  • Lot 2999  

    SICILY, Gela, (c.425-420 B.C.), silver tetradrachm (17.15 g), obv. Nike driving slow quadriga right, holding ...

    Estimate $1,800