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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2002.60.45.2
People
Hieron II, Greek (r. 274-216 BCE)
Title
Coin of Hieron II, Syracuse
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
274 BCE-216 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Syracuse (Sicily)
Culture
Greek
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
8.04 g
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of W.C. Burriss Young
Accession Year
2002
Object Number
2002.60.45.2
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Head of Poseidon l.
Rev.: IERWNOS Trident; on either side, dolphin.

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