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Object Number: 29-126-40
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Syracuse
Sicily
Period: Classical Greek Period
Date Made: c.485BC
Early Date: -535
Late Date: -435
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Female Head
Beads
Dolphins
Quadriga
Horses
Nike
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

SYRAKOSION Female head r. with diadem of beads. Four dolphins swimming round to r.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Poole, Reginald S. 1876. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum, Sicily. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 154, no. 67.View Objects related to this

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