Search in Feature Auction


CNG Bidding Platform

Information

Products and Services


Feature Auction
Triton XXIII – Session One – Greek Coinage Part I

Lot nuber 142

SICILY, Syracuse. Agathokles. 317-289 BC. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 16.98 g, 6h). Struck circa 317-310 BC.


Triton XXIII – Session One – Greek Coinage Part I
Lot: 142.
 Estimated: $ 3 000

Greek, Silver

Sold For $ 5 500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

Go to Live

SICILY, Syracuse. Agathokles. 317-289 BC. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 16.98 g, 6h). Struck circa 317-310 BC. Head of Arethousa left, wearing wreath of grain ears, triple-pendant earring, and pearl necklace; three dolphins around, NI below neck / Charioteer, holding kentron in extended right hand and reins in left, driving fast quadriga left; counterclockwise triskeles above, [Σ]YPAKOΣIΩ[N] and monogram in exergue. Ierardi 39 (O4/R15); BAR Issue 2; HGC 2, 1348; SNG ANS 633–5 (same obv. die); Boston MFA 460 = Warren 402; Dewing 943 (same obv. die); Morgan 150 (same dies). Even light tone, with golden hues. Near EF.

From the Weise Collection, purchased from Pegasi, 16 September 2000.


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.