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ID:     8973
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Syracuse
Issuer:     Dionysius I
Date Ruled:     405-367 BC
Metal:     Gold
Denomination:     20 litrai
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     c. 405 - 400 BC
Diameter:     11.1 mm
Weight:     1.14 g
Die Axis:     3 h
Obverse Legend:     ΣΥΡΑ
Obverse Description:     Head of Herakles left clad in lion head
Reverse Legend:     ΣΥΡΑ
Reverse Description:     Quadripartite incuse square, female head left in central deeper incuse circle
Mint Mark:     Syracuse
Primary Reference:     SNG ANS 351-4
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=6534