Tetradrachm of Katane with head of Apollo
about 410 B.C.
Mint: Sicily, Katane
Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 16.63 gm. Die Axis: 3
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo facing.
Inscription in Greek at right.
Reverse: Quadriga driven by charioteer to left.
Above, Nike flies right with wreath to crown him.
Below, fish to left.
Inscription in Greek in exergue.
By date unknown: with Bank Leu & Co., AG, Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich; March 9, 1966: purchased by MFA from Bank Leu & Co., AG
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour