Coins and Historical Medals (9 February 2021)

Date of Auction: 9th February 2021

Sold for £440

Estimate: £200 - £300

Greek Coinages, SICILY, Syracuse, Heiron I, Tetradrachm, Gp III, series VIIIa, 475-470, charioteer driving slow quadriga right, Nike flying above crowning horses, rev. συρακοσιον, head of Arethusa right, hair tied up in broad fillet, four dolphins around, 17.40g (Boehringer 104 [V48/R71]; same dies as BMC Acq. 1917, 4, Randazzo Hoard, 260; Sear 914). About very fine, dark tone £200-£300