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Lot 1028

Estimate: 6'000 CHF   |   Starting price: 4'800 CHF Price realized: 6'000 CHF
Greek Coins
Sicily, Syracuse. Tetradrachm circa 310-305 BC, AR 16.90 g.
Description Head of Persephone l., wearing barley wreath, triple-pendant earring and necklace; beneath neck truncation, ΝΙ. Around, three dolphins. Rev. Fast quadriga driven l. by charioteer, holding reins in l. hand and kentron in outstretched r.; above, triskeles l. In exergue, SURAKOSIWN / ΑΙ ligate. References
SNG ANS 638 (these dies)
Ierardi 33 Condition
Wonderful old cabinet tone and extremely fine Provenance
Tradart sale 18 December 2014, 52
The Albert Hofer collection

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