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ID:     35440
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Syracuse
Issuer:     Dionysius I
Date Ruled:     406-367 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Hemilitron
Date Struck:     B.C. c. 400 - 390
Diameter:     15.7 mm
Weight:     2.3412 g
Obverse Description:     Head of nymph left, wearing ampyx and coiled earrings, with hair bound in sphendone; laurel branch behind
Reverse Legend:     ΣΥΡΑ
Reverse Description:     Dolphin swimming right; inverted scallop shell below
Primary Reference:     Calciati pp. 55 ff., 24
Reference2:     SNG ANS 415 - 425
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=40989