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    ANCIENT - Greek SICILY Syracuse - ID: 2505

    Submitter: Juerg Richter; Kirsch, Arne; Hardmeier, Michael

    Added: 2014-05-08

    Source: IAPN member contribution

    Region: SICILY

    City: Syracuse

    Metal: Silver

    Denomination: Dekadrachm

    Weight: 42 g

    ANCIENT – Greek
    SICILY
    Syracuse
    Metal: Silver
    Denomination: Dekadrachm
    42.82g,
    Decadrachm 405/400. Signed by Euainetos. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga to l. and holding kentron in r. hand, reins in left. Nike flying above and crowning charioteer. Under exergual line: a military harness, shield, greaves, cuirass and Attic helmet all connected by a horizontal spear, wreathed head of Persephone-Kore to l., wearing triple-pendant earring and necklace. Four dolphins in field. (EY-AI)NE below lower dolphin. 42.82 g. Gallatin obv. R. IV / rev. C. XII. SNG ANS 365. Gulbenkian 313.

    Fake – pressure cast (?)
    ex Sincona 17, no. 20