Search in Feature Auction


CNG Bidding Platform

Information

Products and Services


Feature Auction
Triton XXIII – Session One – Greek Coinage Part I

Lot nuber 18

CALABRIA, Tarentum. Circa 302-290 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.94 g, 2h).


Triton XXIII – Session One – Greek Coinage Part I
Lot: 18.
 Estimated: $ 1 000

Greek, Silver

Sold For $ 1 200. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

Go to Live

CALABRIA, Tarentum. Circa 302-290 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.94 g, 2h). Warrior, nude but for helmet, preparing to cast spear held aloft in right hand, holding two spears and shield with left hand, on horse rearing right; ΔAI below / Phalanthos, nude, holding trident over shoulder in right hand, and shield decorated with hippocamp in left, riding dolphin left; ΦI to left, TAPAΣ to right, conch shell below. Fischer-Bossert Group 77, 1035 (V394/R799); Vlasto 596; HN Italy 935; SNG Copenhagen 846 (same obv. die). Attractive cabinet toning, minor deposits. Good VF. Well centered.

From the Matthew Curtis Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Group 91 (19 September 2012), lot 46 (hammer $1800).


The final winners of all Triton XXIII lots will be determined at the live public sale that will be held on 14-15 January 2020. Triton XXIII – Session One – Greek Coinage Part I will be held Tuesday morning, 14 January 2020 beginning at 9:00 AM ET.

Winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee for bids placed on this website and in person at the public auction, 22.50% for all others.