Leu Numismatik

Web Auction 3

Leu Numismatik, Web Auction 3

Celtic, Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Medieval and Modern coins, featuring an inte...

Su, 25.02.2018, from 1:00 PM CET
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SICILY. Syracuse. Deinomenid Tyranny , 485-466 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24 mm, 17.41 g, 5 h), circa 475-470. Charioteer driving quadriga walking to right, holding goad in his right hand and the reins in his left; above, Nike flying right to crown the horses. Rev. ΣYRΑΚΟ-ΣΙΟ-Ν Diademed head of Arethusa to right, her hair drawn up at the back and wearing pendant earring and pearl necklace; around, four dolphins swimming right. Boehringer 228 (V102/R154). Randazzo 384 ( same dies ). Beautifully toned. Good very fine.

Ex The New York Sale XVII, 9 January 2008, 17.

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Starting price 500 CHF
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