• Finest Quality Ancient Greek, Roman & Byzantine Coins
  • Renaissance & 17th Century Dutch Medals
  • Auctions & Private Treaty Sales

Obolos 17

20 December 2020
Price: 200 CHF
Lot 88

SICILY. Syracuse. Second Democracy, 466-405 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 23 mm, 16.59 g, 10 h), circa 450-440. Charioteer driving quadriga walking to right, holding goad in his right hand and reins in both; above, Nike flying right to crown the driver; in exergue, ketos to right. Rev. ΣΥRΑΚ-Ο-Σ-Ι-Ο-Ν Diademed head of Arethusa to right, wearing pendant earring and pearl necklace; around, four dolphins swimming to right. Boehringer 538 (V274/R377). Dewing 805 (same obverse die). McClean 2659 (same dies). SNG ANS 175 . Porosity, otherwise, very fine.

Online bidding closes: 20 Dec 2020, 15:44:00 CET Current Date & Time: 25 Feb 2024, 16:33:36 CET Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:550 CHF by Ghost (8 bids)
An error has occurred. This application may no longer respond until reloaded. Reload 🗙
Reconnecting, please wait...