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Coin of Syracuse with bust of Artemis, struck under Agathokles

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Obverse: Bust of Artemis to right. [Greek inscription.] Reverse: Thunderbolt. [Greek inscription.]

Provenance

By 1912: Joseph H. Clark Collection; gift of Joseph H. Clark to MFA, June 6, 1912

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark

Greek, Early Hellenistic Period, 307–289 B.C.

Mint

Syracuse, Sicily

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 10.15 gm.

Accession Number

12.427

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins