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ID:     738763
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Syracuse
Issuer:     Agathocles
Date Ruled:     ca. 185-170 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Tetradrachm
Date Struck:     BC 317-289
Diameter:     24 mm
Weight:     16.33 g
Obverse Legend:     NI
Obverse Description:     Wreathed head of Artemis-Arethusa left, three dolphins around; NI below neck
Reverse Legend:     ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΩΝ / Α[Ι]
Reverse Description:     Charioteer driving quadriga left, holding kentron and reins; triskeles above, SURAKOSIWN above A[I] monogram in exergue
Primary Reference:     Ierardi 52 (O9/R30)
Reference2:     SNG ANS 639
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=52119
Grade:     Good VF.