SICILY - SYRACUSE 478-467 Reign of Hieron I
Quadriga of horses led by a charioteer and crowned by Niké. R/. Head of the nymph Arethusa to the right, her hair held back by a pearl necklace. Around the rim, four dolphins and legend ΣVRAKOΣION.
♦ Boehringer (V45); Pozzi 557; Rizzo 34, 12; Bab 2266; du Chastel II,16
Silver tetradrachm (17.25 g)
Transition period. Rare type. Very fine style. Very fine example.