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Accession_Number L.2005.7.11
adlib_title electrotype coin
Shape Coin
Shape_description Round
Material Alloy
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Decoration Obv: Female head (Arethusa?) wearing olive wreath, surrounded by 4 dolphins. Rev: Quadriga, Flying Nike crowning horses, above; lion, below
Inscriptions Obv.: ????KO??O?
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Technique/Style Electrotype
Provenance Copy of a silver coin (decadrachm) from Syracuse, Sicily, 480 - 479 BC, now in the British Museum
Period Modern
Date 20 c. AD
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2006.98.0006.jpg
2006.98.0006.jpg
View of obverse and reverse of coin.
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Location Citizenship
Edited_by Amy Smith
Date_edited 29.10.06
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