Coin of Syracuse with male head, struck under Agathokles

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period
about 310–306 B.C.


Mint: Sicily, Syracuse

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 9.89 gm.

Accession Number

92.16

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Male head right.
Traces of inscription around.
Reverse: Lion to right, torch above.
In exergue: K.

Provenance

By 1891: Rebecca Salisbury Collection; bequest of Rebecca Salisbury to MFA, January 6,1892

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury