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ID:     801717
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Syracuse
Issuer:     The Deinomenid Tyranny (Gelon I, Hieron I)
Date Ruled:     485-466 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Litra
Date Struck:     BC under Hieron II, circa 475-470
Diameter:     9 mm
Weight:     0.68 g
Obverse Description:     Diademed head of Arethusa right
Reverse Description:     Wheel with four spokes
Primary Reference:     Boehringer series 11, 362-70 (unlisted dies)
Reference2:     SNG ANS 116
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=112891
Grade:     Good VF, lightly toned, minor porosity.