A silver Didrachm from the town of Tarentum (Taras) in Italy, circa 400 BC
Head of nymph facing right, hai bound with diadem and wearing necklace and earing. Behind neck in Greek BR and in front ET.
Horse, with naked rider crowning it, walking to right. In field abiove TA; below a dolphin to right.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15 Mar 1976
circa 400 BC
Type of item
21 mm (Outside Diameter), 6.051 g (Weight)
BMC. Italy p. 197 no. 278 but obv. legend BP ET
[Book] Poole, Reginald S. 1873. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum, Italy., 197 Pages
[Catalogue] Pullin, Ruth. 2011. Nature Revealed: Eugene von Guerard.