Stater of Syracuse with head of Athena, struck under Agathokles
Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Sicily, Syracuse
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0461.
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 8.44 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena, to right, wearing a crested Corinthian helmet, on the upper part of which is a griffin running to right. She wears also a necklace.
Reverse: Pegasos, with pointed wing, flying to left.
Between his legs a triskelis of human legs.
Inscription in Greek.
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