Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £650

Estimate: £250 - £300

Greek coinage, Sicily, Syracuse, Tetradrachm, c. 450-439, slow quadriga driven right by male charioteer, Nike flying left above, rev. ΣYPAKOΣION, head of Artemis-Arethusa right, hair enclosed in sakkos, four dolphins around, 17.12g/6h (Boehringer 688). Very fine £250-300