Gelon, son of Hieron II, ca. 240. BC. AR 8 litrai, 7.00 gr.
Obv: diademed head of Gelon to the left; behind: race torch.
Rev: ΣΥΡAKOΣIΟ ΓEΛΩNOΣ; Nike driving biga galloping to right; with kentron and reins; below horses’ forelegs: Ε.
Ref: SNG ANS 896 var. Ex Nomos 14 (2017), lot 74; ex Stoecklin collection (with ticket), acquired prior to 1975.
Very rare. Toned. Very fine.