HIGHLIGHTS NN56

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Lot 71

Sicily, Syracuse Tetradrachm circa 405-399 BC

Sicily, Syracuse Tetradrachm circa 405-399 BC, AR 25mm., 16.83g. Charioteer driving fast quadriga l.; above, flying Nike crowing him and in exergue, ear of grain. Rev. Head of nymph l., wearing ampyx and sphendone; two dolphin facing each other in l. field, a third on behind the head and the fourth one emerging r. beneath the truncations. Tudeer 85. Coins, Artists, and Tyrants 85.

Rare, attractive old cabinet tone and Very Fine.

Ex NAC sale Q, 2006, 1265.

Starting Bid £ 450