Sicily, Syracuse, Hiketas; Apollo/eagle
Description: Sicily, Syracuse, Hiketas (287 - 278 BC). Laureate head of Zeus Hellanios left / Eagle standing right on thunderbolt.
Diameter: AE21 mm
Weight: 6,52 g
Attribution: SNG ANS 782 var. (eagle left); Calciati II pg. 310, 165; Virzi 1776
Commentary: rare with eagle right; brown patina
History: Hiketas reign came to end after the lost battle against Carthaginians.
Article Number: 051-03-02-41652