18 December 2022
SICILY. Syracuse. Second Democracy, 466-405 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 16.80 g, 12 h), circa 425-420. Charioteer, holding kentron in right hand and reins in left, driving slow quadriga right; above, Nike flying left, crowning charioteer with wreath. Rev. ΣVΡ-ΑΚ-Ο-ΣΙ-ΟΝ Head of Arethusa to right, hair bound in sphendone; four dolphins around clockwise. Bement 484 (same dies). Boehringer 704 (V345/R482). Very fine.