Sicily. Syracuse. Hieron I (478-466 BC). AR Tetradrachm, c. 475-470 BC. Obv. Charioteer, holding reins in both hands, driving slow quadriga right; above, Nike flying right, crowning horses with open wreath. Rev. Head of Arethusa right, wearing pearl diademed necklace; around, ΣV-RA-KOΣI-ON and four dolphins. Boehringer Series XII a, 307 (V 147/R 213). SNG München 968 (same dies). g. 17.28 mm. 24.00 Nicely. Toned. Good VF.
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