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ID:     3900Syra1186
Type:     Greek
Region:     Sicily
City:     Syracuse
Issuer:     Dionysius I
Date Ruled:     405-367 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Hemilitron
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     405-367 BC
Diameter:     18 mm
Weight:     4.12 g
Obverse Description:     Head of Arethusa left, hair in sphendone and wearing earring and necklace; dolphin behind.
Reverse Legend:     ΣΥ−ΡΑ
Reverse Description:     Wheel of four spokes; ΣΥ-ΡΑ in upper quadrants, two dolphins in lower quadrants.
Primary Reference:     Calciati 20
Reference2:     SNG ANS 404-10
Reference3:     Sear 1186
Grade:     VF