Ineffable Arethusa
Lotto 120:
Sicily. Syracuse. Dionysios I (405-367 BC). AE Tetras, c. 405 BC. Obv. Facing head of Arethusa slightly left, wearing necklace. Rev. Octopus. HGC 2 1432; CNS II 29; SNG ANS 385; SNG Cop. 679; Boehringer pl. 39,26. AE. 1.74 g. 19.00 mm. R. Rare and exceptional. An outstanding example, from masterly engraved dies. undoubtedly attributed to Exakestidas, and probably the finest known. Enchanting enamel-like emerald green patina. Good EF/EF. A masterpiece in miniature.
Base d'asta € 750
Prezzo attuale € 20000
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