SICILY. Syracuse. Deinomenid Tyranny. Ca. 480-475 BC. AR tetradrachm (24mm, 17.09 gm, 11h). NGC Choice VF 5/5 - 4/5. Male charioteer, wearing a long chiton and holding a goad in his right hand and the reins in both, driving a walking quadriga to right; above Nike flying right to crown the horses. Rev. ΣVRΑΚΟΣΙΟΝ Head of Arethusa to right, wearing necklace and pearl diadem, and with her hair tied in a krobylos that is bound up and falls over her diadem; around, four dolphins swimming clockwise. Boehringer 73.
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