SICILY, Syracuse. Deinomenid Tyranny.
|Sale: CNG 64, Lot: 59. Estimate $6000.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 24 September 2003.
Sold For $7000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
485-466 BC. AR Tetradrachm (17.26 gm). Struck circa 480-475 BC. Charioteer driving walking quadriga right, holding kentron and reins; Nike flying above, crowning horses / Diademed head of Arethusa right, surrounded by four dolphins swimming clockwise. Boehringer 213 (V95/R146); Randazzo 374 (same dies); Jameson 743 (same dies); SNG ANS 72 (same dies). Toned EF, exceptional strike. ($6000)