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CNG Feature Auction 114

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CALABRIA, Tarentum. Circa 510-500 BC. AR Nomos (23.5mm, 6.38 g, 12h).

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 1.
 Estimated: $ 750

Greek, Silver

Sold For $ 1 500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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CALABRIA, Tarentum. Circa 510-500 BC. AR Nomos (23.5mm, 6.38 g, 12h). Phalanthos riding dolphin right, extending left hand; scallop shell below, dot-and-cable border around / Incuse of obverse, but radiate border around. Fischer-Bossert Group 1, 7c (V6/R6) = Nanteuil 74 (this coin); Vlasto 64 = Dewing 122 (same obv. die); Vlasto 65 = Weber 511 (same obv. die); HN Italy 826. Toned, rough surfaces, some scratches. Fine. Rare issue from the first coinage at Tarentum.

From the Ken Bressett Collection. Ex Henri de Nanteuil Collection; Michel Pandely Vlasto Collection (not in his published collection).

The final winners of all CNG Feature Auction 114 lots will be determined during the live online sale that will be held on 13-14 May 2020. This lot is in Session 1, which begins 13 May 2020 at 9 AM ET.

UPDATE: As the CNG staff and many of our clients remain under social distancing and other restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, CNG 114 will be held as an internet only auction. The sale will take place as scheduled on 13-14 May 2020.

Winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee for bids placed on this website and 22.50% for all others.

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