About this artwork
The front of this coin depicts Arethusa, a water nymph who is often accompanied by dolphins, as she is here.
On the back a four horse chariot called a Quadriga is shown advancing to the left.
- Ancient Greek
- Tetradrachm (Coin) Depicting the Nymph Arethusa
- Syracuse (Minted in)
- 413 BCE–399 BCE
- Diam.: 2.3 cm (15/16 in.)
- Gift of Mrs. Tiffany Blake