Taras. ca 4th century BC. Silver diobol.

Ancient Coins - Taras. ca 4th century BC. Silver diobol.
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Taras is in Calabria in southern Italy, and is also known as Tarentum.

Denomination : Silver diobol. 

Date : 4th century BC.

Size : 11.2 x 12.5 mm   Weight :  0.97 grams.   This is a fairly small coin.

Reference : Sear-351 variety

Grade : Fine with light scratches

Obverse : Head of Athena right, wearing a crested helmet.

Reverse : Herakles strangling a lion, with his club leaning away from him to the left.

Price SKU: vcoin2060
US$ 55.00
  • € 46.73
  • £ 41.40
  • AUD 75.51
  • CHF 52.86
  • CAD 70.91

Rates for: 09/20/18

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