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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1986.540.173
Title
Coin of Syracuse
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
289 BCE-287 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Syracuse (Sicily)
Period
Hellenistic period, Early
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/177948
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
2.13 g
Die Axis
9
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Jonathan Rosen
Accession Year
1986
Object Number
1986.540.173
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Helmeted head of Athena l.
Rev. SYRAKOSIWN Winged thunderbolt.

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