Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £1,200

Estimate: £200 - £250

Greek coinage, Sicily, Syracuse, Tetradrachm, c. 415-405, obverse die signed by EV, galloping quadriga driven left by charioteer who is crowned by Nike flying right, rev. head of Artemis-Arethusa left, hair elaborately bound, four dolphins around, 17.25g/9h (Tudeer 29; BMC 192). Very fine