Sicily, Syracuse AR Tetradrachm, Very Fine, Very RARE die combination, 475 - 470 B.C.E.

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SICILY, SYRACUSE AR TETRADRACM

Boehringer -- (O158/R--), VF, 23.7mm, 17.18 grams Struck under Hieron I, Circa. 475 - 470 B.C.E.

Obverse: ΣVRAKOΣION aound diademed head of Arethusa to right, four dolphins around

Reverse: Charioteer driving quadriga to right, Nike flying to right, crowning horses with wreath above

A VERY RARE die set with an apparently unpublished reverse. Quite attractive with light cabinet toning and EXCELLENT metal!