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Session A, Lot 20010

Estimate: 2'000 USD   |   Starting price: 1'200 USD Online bidding closed
Second Democracy, 466-406 B.C

SICILY. Syracuse. Second Democracy, 466-406 B.C. AR Tetradrachm (17.23 gms), ca. 440-420 B.C.
Boehringer-598 (Obv. 295, Rev. 405). Prancing quadriga driven left by charioteer, Nike above flying right crowning charioteer, Pistrix (sea monster or ketos) in exergue; Reverse: Head of Arethusa facing right, hair brought up and bound at crown of head and tied, ethnic before, four dolphins around. Great centering allowing for all four full dolphins on the reverse. Attractive tone.
NGC VF, Strike: 4/5 Surface: 5/5.

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