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Coin

Object Number:88-13-40
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Syracuse
Maker: Hieron II
Date Made: 275-216 BC
Early Date: -275
Late Date: -216
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Head
Hieron II
Diadem
Horseman
Helmet
Cuirass
Spear
Outside Diameter:2.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the University of Pennsylvania Department of Classical Studies, 1988
Other Number:66 - Other Number

Description

ob: head of Hieron II 1. wearing diadem

rev: (in encerque); horseman r. wearing helmet, cuirass and chlamys and holding couched spear in r., horse prancing.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Poole, Reginald S. 1876. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum, Sicily.. London. British Museum Press. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 217, no. 579ffView Objects related to this Type Citation

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