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Lot 4585    Session 16 (9.30am Friday 23rd November)    Greek Silver & Bronze Coins

Estimate $150
SOLD $170

SICILY, Syracuse, Hieron II, (275-216 B.C.), AE 26 (15.44, 20.03 g), obv. Hieron diademed head left, first with cornucopiae behind, second with standing Artemis, rev. horseman prancing to right, **IERWNOS* below, first with N in field (illustrated), second with X in field, (S.1221, HGC 2, 1547-8, first CNS 195 41/22, second uncertain, SNG Cop.833). First with dark green-black patina, very fine, obverse better; second good fine. (2)

Ex Dr V.J.A. Flynn Collection.

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