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GREEK, Italy, Calabria, Taras (c. 344-340 B.C.), Silver Stater.
8.03g., 2h
Naked youth on a horse pacing right, crowning the horse with a wreath held in his extended right hand, K(KAA?) and an upright club below the horse, rev. TAP-A-Σ, Phalanthos riding on a dolphin left, holding a kantharos in his extended right hand, and a trident and a shield in his left, Ω below dolphin's tail, waves below.
Fischer-Bossert, Group 49, 685 (V260/R532); Vlasto 509 (these dies); SNG Lloyd 173 (these dies); SNG ANS 960; HN Italy 887. An exceptional example, well-struck from fresh dies and perfectly centred on a flan of good metal, extremely fine and most attractive.
From Sovereign Rarities (2018)

The "K" or "KAL" engraver was one of the finest Greek masters working in the 4th century. His work though rare, can also be found on coins from Heraklea, Metapontion, and Thouroi.
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Album name:Leo / The Best of Type!
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Date added:Jun 14, 2018
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Jay GT4  [Jun 14, 2018 at 10:54 PM]
Amazing piece! Gorgeous
*Alex  [Jun 15, 2018 at 01:47 PM]
Beautiful coin. Great strike.
Grant H  [Jun 15, 2018 at 07:34 PM]
I like how the disign fits in the compas drawn circle on the rev