- ID: 327

    Submitter: Jean-Luc

    Added: 1998-03-22

    SICILY. Syracuse.

    AR-Dekadrachm, by Euainetos.
    Av.: Quadriga to l., horses in high action, Nike flying to r., crowning charioteer, in exergue, arms.
    Rv.: Head of Arethusa to l., wearing corn wreath, surrounded by four dolphins.
    42,29 g. c. 36 mm.

    Ref.: cf. Gallatin R.II/C.I.

    BoC: 21/2, 1996/97, p. 12.

    FAKE – A very recent manufacture, pressed from modern dies. It has flat fields and an atypial edge. For a genuine specimen of these dies see Boston 421.

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