Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

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Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £10,000

Estimate: £5,000 - £6,000

Syracuse, Gold 50 Litrai, c. 405-400, ΣΥΡΑ, young male head left, barley grain behind, rev. ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΩΝ, free horse galloping right above double exergual line, 2.86g/7h (Berend 1; SNG ANS 340; de Ciccio 2). Virtually mint state £5,000-6,000

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Provenance:
S. Weintraub Collection
N. Bunker Hunt Collection, Sotheby Auction (New York), 21-2 June 1990, lot 274