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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.1965.857
Title
Tetradrachm of Syracuse
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
406 - 405 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Syracuse (Sicily)
Period
Classical period, Late
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/188531
Location
Level 3, Room 3200, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Art, Classical Sculpture
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
17.23 g
Die Axis
5
Denomination
tetradrachm
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Tudeer 92
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Loan from the Trustees of the Arthur Stone Dewing Greek Numismatic Foundation
Object Number
1.1965.857
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv. . Quadriga l.; above, Nike flying r. to crown charioteer.
Rev.: Head of Arethusa l.; around, four dolphins.
Exhibition History

32Q: 3200 West Arcade, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/16/2014 - 01/01/2050

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