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10 litra-piece of Syracuse with head of Hieronymos

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Obverse: Head of Hieronymos left, diademed. Behind, [inscription] Border of dots. Reverse: Winged thunderbolt. Inscriptions above and below.

Provenance

By date unknown; private collection; April 4, 1935: Anonymous gift to MFA

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 215 B.C.

Mint

Syracuse, Sicily

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0482.

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 8.60 gm.

Accession Number

35.141

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins