Dekadrachm of Syracuse with quadriga
413–387 B.C. (?)
Mint: Sicily, Syracuse
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0426.
Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: 43.16 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Quadriga, left. All horses’ legs off the ground.
Nike crowning driver.
In exergue, armor.
Reverse: Head of Arethusa left, wearing necklace, earring, and wreath.
At right, cockleshell.
Around four dolphins.
Traces of inscription behind head.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; according to museum records: received by MFA from Edward Perry Warren 09/08/1904 in exchange for 03.949
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900