Sicily SYRACUSE Tetradrachm, ca474-450 bc. Ex Auctiones Basel 1995, 220.

Ancient Coins - Sicily SYRACUSE Tetradrachm, ca474-450  bc. Ex Auctiones Basel 1995, 220.
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Sicily SYRACUSE Tetradrachm (AR; 25mm; 17.44g; 3h) 474-ca 450 bc. Quadriga of horses walking to right, charioteer holding reins in both hands and goad; above, Nike flying right to crown horses; plain ex. line; in exergue, ketos to right. Rev. ΣΥR-ΑΚ – ΟΣΙΟ-N(retrograd) Head of Arethusa to right, hair indicated by waved lines; circular earring with pendant; necklace of beads; pearled diadem; around, four dolphins. Good very fine. Deep bankers mark, but does not really matter, because the beauty is not disturbed. Beautiful toning. Well centered.

Boehringer p. 191, 411; Boston 359 (same dies); McClean p. 313, 2652 and pl. 91.18; SNG ANS 128; SNG Lloyd 1308 (same dies); SNG Lockett-; Weber-;

Ex Auctiones 25, Basel 19-21 Jun 1995, 220; Münzen und Medaillen GmbH 46, Weil a.Rh. 16 Feb 2018, 36.


Price SKU: gsiz_syr_mm
US$ 2,188.00
  • € 1,868.97
  • £ 1,658.24
  • AUD 2,954.84
  • CHF 2,176.97
  • CAD 2,878.77

Rates for: 07/17/18

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