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143, Lot: 25. Estimate $150.
Sold for $245. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

SICILY, Tauromenion. Roman rule. After 216/2 BC. Æ 24mm (8.10 g). Head of Athena right, wearing single-pendant earring, necklace and crested Corinthian helmet / Pegasos flying left. CNS p. 224, 35 OS = Virzi 2049 (this coin); SNG ANS 1149. Good VF, dark green patina. Overstruck on an earlier issue of Tauromenion, Herakles/Bull (CNS III p. 218, 19).

From the collection of Alexandre de Barros. Ex David Freedman Collection (Triton V, 15 January 2002), lot 274; Tom Virzi Collection.