A beautiful 10 litrai from Syracuse pedigreed to 1994
Lot 241
SICILY. Syracuse. Second Democracy, 466-405 BC. 10 Litrai (Gold, 10 mm, 0.66 g, 11 h), circa 406/5. ΣYΡΑ Head of Athena to left, wearing crested Attic helmet. Rev. Aegis with facing gorgoneion in center. Boehringer, Essays Thompson p. 16 and pl. 38, 9. HGC 2, 1290. SNG ANS 326. SNG Copenhagen 687. SNG München 1087. A very attractive example of this lovely issue with a superb reverse. Minor die rust on the obverse, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.


Ex Numismatica Ars Classica 120, 6-7 October 2020, 282, Obolos 4, 21 February 2016, 101, Hess-Divo 325, 23 October 2013, 168, Sincona 10, 27 May 2013, 27 and from the collection of J. and S.D. Velkov, Vinchon, 24-25 November 1994, 17.
Starting price:
1000 CHF
Hammer price:
4600 CHF
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Closed
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Closing time: 22-May-21, 12:00:00 CEST
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