10 litra-piece of Syracuse with head of Hieronymos

Greek
Hellenistic Period
215 B.C.


Mint: Sicily, Syracuse

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0482.

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 8.60 gm.

Accession Number

35.141

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Hieronymos left, diademed.
At right: monogram.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Winged thunderbolt.
Inscription in Greek above and below.

Provenance

By date unknown; private collection; April 4, 1935: Anonymous gift to MFA

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)