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Coin of Syracuse with female head

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Obverse: Traces of [inscription]. around to left inwards. Female head left wearing drop-earring; hair bound with ampyx and sphendone decorated with star; linear circle. Reverse:Quadripartite incuse square, in center of which, incuse circle containing star.

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Greek, Classical Period, 405–345 B.C.

Mint

Syracuse, Sicily

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 4.40 gm.

Accession Number

16.396

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins