A wonderful rendering of the river-god Gelas
Lot 148
SICILY. Gela. Circa 450-440 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25 mm, 17.66 g, 11 h). Charioteer driving quadriga moving slowly to the right; above, Nike flying right to crown the horses; in exergue, palmette with volutes. Rev. CEΛΑΣ Forepart of the river-god Gelas, in the form of a man-headed bull, to left. Jenkins, Gela, 363, (O71/R146) SNG ANS. A beautiful piece with a wonderful rendering of the river-god Gelas. The obverse a bit weak, otherwise, very fine.

Ex Triton VII, 12 January 2004, 45.
Starting price:
1000 CHF
Hammer price:
5500 CHF
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Closing time: 11-Mar-23, 13:13:30 CET
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.


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