stater of Syracusa, 310-304 BC

Obv. head male in elephant skin
Rev. Athena, winged, standing with shield and thunderbolt, owl before; behind AGAQOKLEIOS

8.46 g    Numismatica Ars Classica AG, Auction 13 8th October 1998 no. 511
          Ex Antikenmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig no. 511

317-310 BC (Agathokles, Period 1)
310-304 BC (Agathokles, Period 2)

one of the rarest Syracusan coins, only two specimens known to date