SYRACUSE FIFTH REPUBLIC SILVER 8 LITRAI – ATHENA & ARTEMIS TYPE SCARCE XAP VARIETY – AU NGC GRADED GREEK SICILY COIN (Inv. 9447)
SICILY. SYRACUSE. FIFTH REPUBLIC, ca. 214-212 BC.
Silver AR 8 Litrai, 10.16 g., 24 mm.
Obv. Helmeted head of Athena left.
Rev. ΣYPAKOΣIΩN, Artemis striding left, shooting bow, her hound by her side, XAP in left field.
SNG ANS 1042; Burnett 37
NGC graded AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 3/5, with iridescent highlights; the XAP variety is rare with Coin Archives only listing 3 specimens.