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ID:     27-025
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     Sicily
City:     Syracuse
Issuer:     The Deinomenid Tyranny (Gelon I, Hieron I)
Date Ruled:     478-466 B.C.
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Litra
Date Struck:     B.C. 470-466
Diameter:     11.2 mm
Weight:     0.74 g
Die Axis:     1 h
Obverse Legend:     ΣYRA
Obverse Description:     Diademed head of Arethusa right
Reverse Description:     Octopus
Primary Reference:     SNG ANS 137
Reference2:     SNG Cop 636
Photograph Credit:     www.AgoraAuctions.com
Source:     http://agoraauctions.com
Grade:     VF
Notes:     Agora Auction 27: Lot No. 25