1061273 | GREEK. SICILY. Syracuse. Second Democracy.
(450-440 BC). Struck circa 465-440 BC. AR Tetradrachm. NGC MS (Mint State) Strike 4/5 Surface 5/5.
17.35gm. Charioteer, holding kentron and reins, driving slow quadriga right; Nike flying right above, crowning horses /
ΣVRAKOΣI - ON. Head of Arethusa right, wearing earring, necklace and headband, her hair tied in a krobylos; and four dolphins around. HGC 2, 1311; Boehringer 571; Jameson 769; SNG ANS 184.
Attractively toned; very rare in this quality.
Ex-Freeman & Sear Manhattan Sale III (3 January 2012), lot 73; Ex-Berk Sale 99 (25 September 1997), lot 80.
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