A very rare Tarentine stater rom the collection of A. D. Moretti
Lot 853
CALABRIA. Tarentum. Circa 280 BC. Stater (Gold, 17 mm, 8.59 g, 5 h). Laureate head of Zeus to right; behind neck, monogram of NK. Rev. [TAPANTINΩN] Eagle with open wings standing right on thunderbolt; in lower right field, helmet; to right, ΑΠΟΛ. BMC 4. Fischer-Bossert G37 (V33/R37). HN Italy 983. Very rare. A beautiful coin of excellent style with a long pedigree. Tiny edge marks and the reverse struck slightly off center, otherwise, extremely fine.

Ex Chaponnière & Firmenich/Hess-Divo 1, 18-19 May 2010, 14 (with original ticket), Numismatica Ars Classica 52, 7 October 2009, 23, Rauch 83, 14 November 2008, 15, Hess-Divo 308, 24 October 2007, 3, from the collection of H. Tronnier, Künker 94, 27 September 2004, 109, ex Auctiones AG 29, 12 June 2003, 475, and from the collection of A. D. Moretti, Numismatica Ars Classica L, 18 May 2001, 1045.
Starting price:
5000 CHF
Current bid:
7500 CHF
Bid increment:
500 CHF
Minimum bid:
8000 CHF
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Time left:
Closing time: 03-Dec-22, 19:06:00 CET
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.


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