Coins and Historical Medals (13 & 14 March 2018)

Date of Auction: 13th & 14th March 2018

Sold for £460

Estimate: £500 - £600

Greek Coinages, Sicily, Syracuse, Tetradrachm, c. 405-395, charioteer driving quadriga left, Nike flying right above to crown him, dolphin left in exergue, rev. head of Arethusa left, her hair bound with broad band and floating upwards (as in water), four dolphins swimming around, 17.09g (Tudeer 89 (V33/R61). Very fine £500-600

Footnote

Provenance: CNG Mailbid Sale 57, 4 April 2001 (110)