Sicily, Syracuse. Pyrrhos.

Ancient Coins - Sicily, Syracuse. Pyrrhos.
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278-276 BC. AR oktobol, 5.5 gr., 21 mm.

Obv: ΒΑΣΙ[ΛΕΩΣ Π]ΥPPOI; wreathed head of Persephone to the left; behind: torch(?).

Rev: Athena Alkidemos with raised shield and spear advancing to the left; above: star, under arm left: thunderbolt, in right field: B.

Ref: B&S Type 6; BAR issue 46; HGC 3, 263 var. (head right); Athena Fund II = Auctiones 22, lot 156 (same dies). Ex Gorny & Mosch 147 (2006), lot 1129. Ex Weise Collection.

Very rare with head to the left, minor porosity. Nearly extremely fine. 
Price SKU: 1244
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