Auction 14


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Estimate:
12'500 CHF
Price realized:
14'000 CHF

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Description

SICILY, Syracuse. Circa 510-500 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 22mm, 17.15 g 1). ϞΥΡΑϘΟ / ϞΙΟΝ Male charioteer, holding a goad in his right hand and the reins in both, driving a quadriga walking to right. Rev. Head of Arethusa to left, within small incuse circle at the center of a four-part mill-sail incuse square. Boheringer 3. Cf. Dewing 586 and SNG ANS 1-3. Very rare. A lightly toned, attractive and well- centered example. Nearly extremely fine.

From the Stoecklin Collection, bought from Bank Leu in Zürich.
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