Syracuse in Sicily. Time of Dionysios I, ca. 405 to 367 BC. Bronze Litra.

Ancient Coins - Syracuse in Sicily. Time of Dionysios I, ca. 405 to 367 BC.  Bronze Litra.
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Denomination : Bronze Litra (some references say these are hemi-litra).

Mint : Syracuse.

Date : Sear dates these to the time of Timoleon ca. 344 to 336 BC, but it now appears that they were probably struck during the time of Dioysios I (405 to 367 BC) most likely ca 390 BC.

Size : 19.3 x 20.3 mm.  Weight : 8.07 grams.

Reference : Sear-1193.  SNG ANS 434.

Grade : VF with a very dark green-brown patina.

Obverse : Head of Athena left, wearing a Corinthian helmet, with two dolphins and SURA around.

Reverse : Hippocamp with curled wing, left.

Price SKU: vcoin4594
US$ 180.00
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Rates for: 09/24/18

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