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ID:     34306
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Syracuse
Issuer:     Phyrrhus
Date Ruled:     278-276 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Ae 22
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     B.C. 278 - 276
Diameter:     22.1 mm
Weight:     8.109 g
Obverse Description:     Head of Persephone right, wreathed with corn, symbol behind
Reverse Legend:     ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΠΥΡΡΟΥ
Reverse Description:     Demeter seated left on large throne, holding grain and scepter
Mint:     Syracuse
Primary Reference:     Calciati II 186
Reference2:     GCV 1216 var
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Source:     http://www.forumancientcoins.com/catalog/roman-and-greek-coins.asp?zpg=39808
Grade:     VG