Coin of Syracuse with bust of Artemis, struck under Agathokles

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period
307–289 B.C.


Mint: Sicily, Syracuse

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 10.15 gm.

Accession Number

12.427

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Artemis to right.
Inscription in Greek at right.
Reverse: Thunderbolt.
Inscription in Greek above and below.

Provenance

By 1912: Joseph H. Clark Collection; gift of Joseph H. Clark to MFA, June 6, 1912

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark