SICILY. Syracuse. Agathocles (317-289 BC). AV hemistater o...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionSICILY. Syracuse. Agathocles (317-289 BC). AV hemistater or decadrachm (16mm, 4.28 gm, 6h). NGC Choice VF 5/5 - 3/5, Fine Style. Under Agathocles as Tyrant, 317-310 BC. Laureate head of Apollo left, grain ear on stalk to right / ΣYP-A-[KO-ΣIΩN], charioteer, holding kentron and reigns, driving rearing biga right, triskeles below. SNG ANS 552. HGC 2 1276. Struck on a compact flan from dies of lovely style.
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