Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £390

Estimate: £100 - £150

Greek coinage, Sicily, Syracuse, Tetradrachm, c. 474-450, slow quadriga driven right by male charioteer, Nike flying right above, rev. ΣVRAKOΣION, head of Artemis-Arethusa right, hair bound with cord, four dolphins around, 16.79g/9h (Boehringer 534). Obverse with scratches in field, otherwise very fine £100-150