SICILY. Katane. Circa 450-405 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24 mm, 16.56 g, 4 h). Charioteer driving quadriga walking to right, holding the reins in both hands; above, Nike flying right to crown the horses. Rev. ΚΑΤΑΝ[ΑΙΟΝ] Laureate head of Apollo to right. Mirone 43 ( same obverse die ). Rizzo pl. XI, 6 ( same obverse die ). SNG ANS 1250 ( same dies ). Beautifully toned and of excellent style. With the usual small die break on the obverse , otherwise, good very fine.
From a European collection, formed before 2005.
|Price realized||3'200 CHF|
|Starting price||500 CHF|