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Obolos 19

8 May 2021
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Hammer Price:  1100 CHF
Lot 100

SICILY. Syracuse. Second Democracy, 466-405 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 17.11 g, 7 h), c. 460-450. Charioteer driving quadriga walking to right, holding goad in his right hand and the reins in both; above, Nike flying left to crown the driver; in exergue, ketos to right. Rev. ΣΥRΑΚΟΣ Ι-Ο-Ν Diademed head of Arethusa to right, wearing pendant earring and pearl necklace; around, four dolphins swimming to right. BMC 72 (same dies). Boehringer 481 (V256/R345). HGC 2, 1311. SNG ANS 149 (same dies). SNG Lloyd 1314 (same obverse die). SNG Munich 1012 (same dies). An attractive example. Minor scratch on obverse, otherwise, very fine.

Online bidding closes: 8 May 2021, 15:50:00 CEST Current Date & Time: 24 Apr 2024, 14:43:37 CEST Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:1100 CHF by Ghost (7 bids)
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