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Triton XXIII – Session One – Greek Coinage Part I

Lot nuber 124

SICILY, Syracuse. Second Democracy. 466-405 BC. AR Tetradrachm (24mm, 17.05 g, 8h). Dies signed by Eu– (Eumenes and/or Eukleidas). Struck circa 415-409 BC.


Triton XXIII – Session One – Greek Coinage Part I
Lot: 124.
 Estimated: $ 5 000

Greek, Silver

Sold For $ 6 000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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SICILY, Syracuse. Second Democracy. 466-405 BC. AR Tetradrachm (24mm, 17.05 g, 8h). Dies signed by Eu– (Eumenes and/or Eukleidas). Struck circa 415-409 BC. Charioteer, holding kentron in extended right hand and reins in both, driving fast quadriga left; above, Nike flying right, crowning charioteer with wreath held in both hands; EV below; two dolphins confronted in exergue / Diademed head of Arethousa left, wearing hoop earring and pearl necklace; ΣVPAKOΣIOИ above, EV below, four dolphins around. Fischer-Bossert, Coins 27k (O10/R18 – this coin); Tudeer 27; HGC 2, 1328; SNG ANS 260 (same dies); SNG Lloyd 1369 (same dies); Basel 304 (same dies); Bement 497 (same dies); Gillet 614 (same dies); Hunterian 42 (same dies); de Luynes 1174 = Rizzo pl. XLII, 14 (same dies); Ward 277 (same dies). Toned, with slight iridescence, a few marks under tone, minor flan flaw on reverse. Near EF.

From the Weise Collection. Ex Triton XVI (7 January 2013), lot 227; Gemini VII (9 January 2011), lot 136; Numismatic Fine Arts XVIII (31 March 1987), lot 50.


The final winners of all Triton XXIII lots will be determined at the live public sale that will be held on 14-15 January 2020. Triton XXIII – Session One – Greek Coinage Part I will be held Tuesday morning, 14 January 2020 beginning at 9:00 AM ET.

Winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee for bids placed on this website and in person at the public auction, 22.50% for all others.