SICILY, Syracuse. Deinomenid Tyranny.
|Sale: CNG 70, Lot: 51. Estimate $750.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 21 September 2005.
Sold For $625. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
485-466 BC. AR Tetradrachm (17.39 g, 5h). Struck under Hieron I, circa 478-475 BC. Charioteer driving quadriga right; above, Nike flying right, crowning horses / Head of Arethusa right; four dolphins swimming around. Boehringer 228 (V102/R154); SNG ANS 78 (same obv. die). VF, toned. Choice for issue. ($750)From the John F. Sullivan Collection.