SICILY. Syracuse. Hicetas (ca. 288-279/8 BC). AV decadrach...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionSICILY. Syracuse. Hicetas (ca. 288-279/8 BC). AV decadrachm (15mm, 4.28 gm, 4h). NGC AU 4/5 - 4/5. ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΩΝ, wreathed head of Kore left, wearing pendant earring and pearl necklace; long torch behind neck / ΕΠΙ IKETA, Nike driving galloping biga right; crescent downward above; Θ below horses. Buttrey, 3-G. SNG ANS 776.
Ex Heritage Auction 3026 (Long Beach, 25 September 2013), lot 23042; Robert O. Ebert Collection (Gemini V, 6 January 2009), lot 482.
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