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    SICILY. Syracuse. Agathocles (317-289 BC). AV hemistater or drachm (16mm, 4.28 gm, 12h).  Struck under Agathocles as Tyrant, 317-310 BC. Laureate head of Apollo left, Σ below neck / ΣΥΡΑ-K-ΟΣΙΩΝ, charioteer driving racing biga right, triskeles below galloping horses. HGC 2, 1276 (same dies as illustrated example). SNG ANS 549-550.  Graininess due to die rust. Likely removed from mount: Edge marks and evidence of repair in fields, otherwise Nearly Extremely Fine.

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    January, 2015
    4th-5th Sunday-Monday
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