21 March 2023
SICILY. Syracuse. Hieron II, 275-215 BC. (Bronze, 19 mm, 6.13 g, 9 h), circa 263-218. Head of Poseidon to left, wearing tainia. Rev. ΙΕΡΩ-ΝΟΣ Trident flanked by two dolphins swimming downwards; below legend, to right, ΛΥ. BAR Issue 60. CNS 197 Rl17/3. HGC 2, 1550. With an attractive, well-struck head of Poseidon. Good very fine.