Tetradrachm of Syracuse with quadriga, siged by A[...]
Mint: Sicily, Syracuse
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0394.
Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 17.23 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Quadriga, the horses walking to right.
A Victory floating to left crowns the charioteer.
Reverse: Head of Arethusa to right wearing earring, necklace, and sakkos adorned with meander.
Four dolphins in the field around.
Inscription in Greek in field at right; Greek letter on the sakkos for the artist’s signature.
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund