Dekadrachm of Syracuse with quadriga
413–387 B.C. (?)
Mint: Sicily, Syracuse
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0431.
Diameter: 34 mm. Weight: 42.98 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Quadriga racing to the left.
Above, Nike flying to right crowning charioteer.
In exergue, armor.
Reverse: Head of Arethusa to left, wearing wreath, earring, and necklace.
Four dolphins swim around her. Eight rayed star behind her head.
Inscription in Greek above and at right.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900