Calabria, Taras (Tarentum). Circa 330 BC.
AR Nomos (7.88g). Naked ephebos on prancing horse right, thrusting downwards with spear held in raised right hand and carrying large circular shield with two horizontal spears in left. Vlasto 617 (this coin). Attractive toning; Superb Extremely Fine.
Provenance: Ex Leu 61, May 17 1995, lot 27; ex M&M 47, 1972, lot 401; ex Ars Classica 14, 1929, lot 14; ex Vlasto 617 (this coin);
ex Capt. E.G. Churchill Coll.; ex Allatini Coll.; ex Sir J. Knowles Coll.