A copper coin issued by the city of Syracuse, Sicily, 282-278 BC
Mint: Syracuse

Reference: BMC.Sicily p.204 No. 487
Die axis: 02

Obverse Description

Head of Zeus Hellenios laureate beardless facing right; around at right in Greek, {DIOSELLANIOY}

Reverse Description

Eagle on thunderbolt facing left, wings spread; in field A; around (much off flan) in Greek, {SYRAK[osion]}

Edge Description


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