SICILY, Leontini. Circa 440-430 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24mm, 17.36 g 11). Laureate head of Apollo to left. Rev. VΕΟ-ΝΤ-ΙΝΟΝ Lion’s head with open jaws to left; above, below and to left, barley grain; to right, olive leaf and berry. Boehringer 53. SNG ANS 240. Nicely toned. Slightly ragged flan, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
From the Stoecklin Collection, bought from Bank Leu in Zürich, and sold as being from the collection of V.M. Brand.