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Obolos 17

20 December 2020
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Lot 85

SICILY. Syracuse. Deinomenid Tyranny, 485-466 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25 mm, 16.72 g, 9 h), struck under Gelon I, 485-79. Charioteer driving quadriga walking to right, holding goad in his right hand and the reins in both; above, Nike flying right to crown the horses. Rev. ΣVR-Α-Κ-Ο-ΣΙ-Ο-Ν Diademed head of Arethusa to right, her hair bound with a taenia, wearing a pearl necklace; around, four dolphins swimming to left. Boehringer 72 (V35/R47). SNG ANS 18 (same dies). Toned. Light porosity and a light scrapes on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.

Online bidding closes: 20 Dec 2020, 15:42:30 CET Current Date & Time: 25 Mar 2023, 17:12:54 CET Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:700 CHF by MailBidder5286 (4 bids)
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