NN5 Lot 28 - Sicily, Leontini Tetradrachm circa 430
Sicily, Leontini Tetradrachm circa 430, AR 25mm., 17.45g. Laureate head of Apollo left. Rev. Lions’ head left, with open jaws and protruding tongue; around, four barley grains. SNG ANS 257 (these dies). Rizzo pl. XXIIII, 4 (these dies). Boeheringer, Studies Price, pl.12, 55 (these dies).
Area of weakness on rev. ; otherwise extremely fine.