Taras was the son of Poseidon, god of the sea. Most coins of the city bearing his name show the patron deity riding on the back of a dolphin and holding a sea horse.

Inscription: TAΡAΣ

Greek coin reproduction from 315 - 302 BC Calabria, Tarentum (present day Italy).


• Handmade in solid yellow bronze

• One sided coin

• Soldered bronze eyelet on top.

• Signed in the back by artist

• Coin is about 3/4" x 3/4"

• 14k gold filled chain. Gold filled has 100 times more gold than plated. Does not rub off.

• Nickel free.

Boy on Dolphin Coin Necklace