Tetradrachm of Syracuse with quadriga, signed by Eumenos and Eukleidas
Mint: Sicily, Syracuse
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0401.
Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 17.32 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Quadriga with horses prancing to left; driver leaning forward with goad and reins crowned by flying Nike.
Inscription in Greek in the exergue.
Reverse: Head of Arethusa to left with earring and bead necklace; hair in roll.
Four dolphins around.
Inscriptions in Greek above and in lower left field.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Regling does not list this coin as Greenwell Collection.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund