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ID:     80534
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Syracuse
Issuer:     Hieron II
Date Ruled:     c. 275 - 215 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     AE16
Date Struck:     c. 275 - 215 BC
Diameter:     16.5 mm
Weight:     4.325 g
Die Axis:     3 h
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Apollo left
Reverse Legend:     ΛΥ IEPΩNOΣ
Reverse Description:     Free horse galloping to right, ΛΥ above, IEPΩNOΣ below
Mint:     Syracuse
Primary Reference:     Calciati II 203
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=14179