Syracuse, Silver Tetradrachm

Item Reference: C212020374 In Stock Share
Sicily, Syracuse, Deinomenid Tyranny (c. 485-465 BC). Silver Tetradrachm, c. 475-470 BC. Obverse: Charioteer driving quadriga right, Nike above, crowning the horses. Reverse: Diademed head of Arethusa facing right, ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΟΝ…
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Description

Sicily, Syracuse, Deinomenid Tyranny (c. 485-465 BC).

Silver Tetradrachm, c. 475-470 BC.

Obverse: Charioteer driving quadriga right, Nike above, crowning the horses.
Reverse: Diademed head of Arethusa facing right, ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΟΝ and four dolphins around.

(HGC 2, 1307; Boehringer 351 (V174/R246)).

Good Very Fine.

17.40g.

Specification

Period c. 485 - 465 BC
Date c. 475-470 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Tetradrachm

Coin Ruler

Syracuse

Country

Italy and Sicily

Coin House

Sicily

Metal

Silver

References HGC 2, 1307; Boehringer 351 (V174/R246)
Weight 17.40 g

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