Tetradrachm (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Persephone

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

310/307 BC

Artist:

Greek, minted in Syracuse, Sicily

About this artwork

On View

Ancient and Byzantine Art, Gallery 151

Artist

Ancient Greek

Title

Tetradrachm (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Persephone

Origin

Syracuse

Date

310 BC–307 BC

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Obverse: ΚΟΡΑΣ "Coin of Kore" Reverse: [ΑΓΑΘΟ]ΚΛΕΙΟΣ "Coin of Agathocles"

Dimensions

Diam. 2.8 cm; 17.02 g

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1922.4908

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