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    ANCIENT - Greek SICILY Syracuse - ID: 6298

    Submitter: Jean-Luc VAN DER SCHUEREN

    Added: 2016-08-25

    Region: SICILY

    City: Syracuse

    Metal: Silver

    Denomination: Tetradrachm

    Diameter: 24,70-24,99

    Weight: 17 g

    Sicily, Syracuse. Tetradrachm.Demareteion Group. c. 470 BC. Obv.: Slow quadriga right, driven by a male charioteer holding goad and reins. Above, Nike flying to right, crowning horses. Dotted border. Rev:ΣV-PA-KOΣ-ION. Head of Arethusa facing right, wearing pearl diadem. Around, four dolphins swimming clockwise. Boehringer 387(V198/R275).
    Die axes: 06 h.
    IBSCC Case: 2016/02/02.