coin project
Civitas Galleries
Please support our sponsors


Log In | Register
[83312 Coins (44229 Unverified)]
 
 
Search
Advanced Search
Search By Coin ID
 
 
Home
ANCIENT/BYZANTINE
Ancient Africa (157)
Ancient East (4671)
Ancient Spain (872)
Byzantine (753)
Celtic (372)
Goths, Vandals (259)
Greek (22269)
Roman Imperial (32250)
Roman Provincial (8276)
Roman Republican & Imperatorial (2318)
MEDIEVAL/EARLY WORLD
Ancient and Medieval India (71)
Ancient and Medieval Far East (10245)
Central Europe and Italy (20)
Eastern Europe and Scandinavia (54)
Germany (30)
Islamic (18)
Western Europe (102)
MODERN WORLD
Africa (5)
Asia (0)
Australia and the Pacific Islands (0)
Europe (17)
North America (0)
South America (0)
COUNTERFEITS AND IMITATIONS
Ancient Imitations (444)
Modern Forgeries of Ancient Coins (19)
Medieval Imitations (0)
Modern Forgeries of Medieval Coins (0)
Modern Forgeries of Modern Coins (0)
 
Submit New Coin(s)
 
Sponsors page
Terms of Service
Contact Us
About Us
FAQ Page
Coin Detail
Click here to see enlarged image.
ID:     15097
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     CALABRIA
City:     Tarentum
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Didrachm
Date Struck:     B.C. c. 272 - 240
Diameter:     18.98 mm
Weight:     6.554 g
Die Axis:     7.5 h
Obverse Legend:     ΣΥ / ΛΥΚΙ/ΝΟΣ
Obverse Description:     Naked horseman to left, crowning horse with raised right
Reverse Legend:     ΤΑ − ΡΑΣ
Reverse Description:     Taras astride dolphin left, about to hurl trident with raised right arm, chlamys draped over extended left arm, owl behind
Mint:     Taras
Primary Reference:     SNG Cop 916
Reference2:     Vlasto 834 ff.
Reference3:     BMC 161
Reference4:     HN Italy 1025
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=13592