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ID:     157082
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Syracuse
Issuer:     Agathocles
Date Ruled:     ca. 185-170 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     EL 50 Litrae
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 317-289
Diameter:     15 mm
Weight:     3.61 g
Die Axis:     8 h
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Apollo left; lyre behind
Reverse Legend:     ΣΥΡΑΚ−ΟΣΙΩΝ
Reverse Description:     tripod
Primary Reference:     Jenkins Group B (O8/R?)
Reference2:     SNG ANS 621 var. (symbol)
Reference3:     SNG Cop 704
Reference4:     Pozzi 1295
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=63263
Grade:     Superb EF
Notes:     Struck on an exceptional large flan.