Sicily, Syracuse

12,000.00

1 in stock

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Description

Agathokles, 317-310 BC. AU 60 litrae or dekadrachm, 4.26 gr., 15.4 mm.

Obv: laureate head of Apollo to the left., behind: Σ.

Rev: ΣYPAKOΣIΩN; charioteer driving fast biga to the right, holding kentron in his right hand and reins in his left; below: triskeles.

Ref: Gulbenkian I, 109, 327 (these dies); SNG ANS 551 (these dies); SNG München 1190. Ex Hess-Divo 332 (2017), lot 17.
Of excellent style. Scarce. Extremely fine.