SICILY. Mamertinoi. 220-200 BC. Pentonkion (Bronze, 26 mm, 10.57 g, 11 h). Laureate head of Ares to left; to right, sword in scabbard. Rev. ΜΑΜΕΡΤΙΝΩΝ Nude horseman standing front, head to left, holding spear in his right hand and leading horse to left; in field to left, Π. CNS 25. HGC 2, 849. Attractive green patina. Very fine.
From the collection of Jean-Pierre Righetti, inv. no. 10010 (with collector's ticket).