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Tetradrachm of Syracuse with quadriga, signed by Euainetos

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Obverse: Quadriga with horses galloping to right, bearded driver crowned by flying Nike, who holds wreath in both hands from which hangs a tablet with [inscription]. Two dolphins facing, in exergue. Dotted border. (Same die as 04.545.) Reverse: Head of Arethusa to left with ampyx and...

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Cat. Sotheby, Dec. 19, 1892, no. 53 (according to Regling and Brett catalogues); by date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 376); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 425–413 B.C.


Syracuse, Sicily

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0407.


Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 16.96 gm.

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The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins