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    - ID: 138

    Submitter: IBSCCs Admin

    Added: 1997-11-19

    SICILY. Syracuse.

    AR-Tetradrachm.
    Av.: Quadriga to r., above, Nike crowning horse.
    Rv.: Head of Arethusa r., wearing scarf, around four dolphins.
    17,20 g.

    Ref.: Boehringer 635.

    BoC: 18/1, 1993, p.27.

    FAKE – These counterfeit is struck from modern dies taken from genuine Syracusan tetradrachms that occurred in the large find of Leontinoi tetradrachms in c.1985. The aspect of the counterfeit is very metallic, it looks as made of stainless steel.