SICILY, Syracuse. Deinomenid Tyranny.
|Sale: CNG 67, Lot: 338. Estimate $750.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 22 September 2004.
Sold For $650. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
485-466 BC. AR Didrachm (7.68 gm). Struck under Gelon or Hieron I, circa 478-475 BC. Nude rider on horseback right, with a riderless horse at far side / Diademed head of Arethusa right; four dolphins around. Boehringer Series VII, 99 (V46/R66); SNG ANS 26 (same dies). VF, toned, some scattered roughness. ($750)From the Tony Hardy Collection.