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BMC 166Syracuse, Sicily, AR Hemidrachm. c 410-400 BC. Quadriga right, driven by charioteer, holding goad in right hand, reins in both, horses prancing, Nike flying left, crowning charioteer, two dolphins meeting in ex / head of Artemis-Arethusa left, in sphendone, dolphin downward before, another behind. TextFull Size
BMC 237Syracuse, time of Dionysios I, 405-395 BC. AR hemilitron. 0.37 gr, 8.20 mm. Head of Arethusa left, grain-ear behind head / ΣY-ΡA, four-spoked wheel; two dolphins in lower quarters. SNG ANS 303; Hoover 1392; BMC 237; Sear -.TextFull Size
Calciati 11 Syracuse, Sicily. Circa 410 BC. AE Tetras (4.47 gm). ΣYΡA before, diademed and horned head of a river god left / Octopus. SNG ANS 393.TextFull Size
Calciati 14cf icily, Syracuse AE 14mm. ca 400-375 BC. Head of Arethusa left / octopus. SNG ANS 389cf. TextFull Size
Calciati 14v.1 Syracuse, Sicily. Circa 400-375 BC. AE 14mm (2.48 gm). Head of Arethusa left; star behind / Octopus. TextFull Size
Calciati 14v Sicily, Syracuse AE 14mm. ca 400-375 BC. Head of Arethusa left; star behind / octopus. SNG ANS 389cf. TextFull Size
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Calciati 16 Syracuse, Sicily. c415-405 BC. AE 16mm. Signed by Euainetos. Head of nymph left, with hair in sphendone decorated with star; EY behind / Eight point star in quadripartite incuse square. SNG ANS 399; Favorito 74d. TextFull Size
Calciati 18 Syracuse, Sicily. Circa 415 BC. AE 17mm. Female head left / Incuse square with incuse circle at center, in which star of sixteen rays. SNG ANS 394-397. TextFull Size
Calciati 19 Syracuse, Sicily. ca 410-405 BC. Obverse die signed by Phrygillos. AE Hemilitron. Head of Arethusa left in sphendone signed ΦΡY / ΣY-ΡA, four-spoked wheel; two dolphins in lower spaces. SNG ANS 412. TextFull Size
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Calciati 21 Syracuse, Sicily. ca 410-405 BC. AE Hemilitron. Head of Arethusa left, ear of grain behind / ΣY-ΡA, four-spoked wheel; two dolphins in lower spaces. SNG ANS 403, SNG Cop 696. TextFull Size
Calciati 21[7] Syracuse AE hemilitron. c400 BC. Female head left, hair wrapped in sphendone at back of neck, ear of barley behind. / Four-spoked wheel, SU PA in upper two quadrants, two dolphins in lower two quadrants. TextFull Size
Calciati 22 Sicily, Syracuse AE 15. Female head to left, in earrings, hair bound in sphendone / ΣY-ΡA and two dolphins in quadrants of wheel with four spokes. TextFull Size
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Calciati 24 Syracuse. c400 BC. AE Hemilitron. Head of nymph left, wearing ampyx and sphendone; two leaves behind / Dolphin swimming right over scallop shell. TextFull Size
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Calciati 29 Syracuse, Sicily. Circa 400 BC. AE Tetras. 3/4 facing head of a nymph, head turned slightly left, in necklace / Octopus. SNG ANS 385, SNG Cop 679-680. TextFull Size
Calciati 33 Syracuse, Sicily. ca 390 BC. AE Drachm ΣYΡA, helmeted head of Athena left, in necklace and Corinthian helmet; dolphin downwards behind / Hippocamp left, waves below. TextFull Size
Calciati 34 Syracuse, Sicily, AE Litra or Hemilitron. Struck under Dionysios I and Dionysios II, 375344 BC. Head of Athena left, sometimes with ΣYΡA and dolphins to left and right / Bridled hippocamp left. TextFull Size
Calciati 35 Syracuse, Sicily. After 410 BC. AE 17mm. Head of Athena left, wearing Corinthian helmet with coiled serpent / Hippocamp left without bridles. TextFull Size
Calciati 44 Syracuse, Sicily. After 410 BC. AE 19mm. Head of Athena left, wearing Corinthian helmet with olive wreath; dolphin before and behind / Hippocamp left; reins trailing. TextFull Size
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Calciati 62 Syracuse, Sicily. Circa 395 BC. AE Drachm (28.35 gm). ΣYΡA, head of Athena left, wearing Corinthian helmet, olive wreath on bowl / Sea-star between two dolphins. SNG ANS 454ff; Favorito 14. TextFull Size
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Calciati 62ff Syracuse, Sicily. Circa 395 BC. AE Drachm. SURA, head of Athena left, wearing Corinthian helmet, olive wreath on bowl / Sea-star between two dolphins. TextFull Size
Calciati 66 Syracuse, Sicily. ca 380 BC. AE Drachm. ΣYΡA, head of Athena left, in Corinthian helmet decorated with an olive wreath; pellet behind / Sea-star between two dolphins; pellet between dolphins' tails. TextFull Size
Calciati 76 Sicily, Syracuse AE Hemilitron. ca 400 BC. Head Of Athena left / hippocamp flying left. SNG ANS 434. TextFull Size
Dewing 898ff Syracuse. c405-400 BC. AR Dekadrachm. Reverse die signed by Euainetos. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left holding kentron; Nike above crowning charioteer; armor and spear in ex / Wreathed head of Arethusa left, four dolphins around; AE before, EY-AINE below. TextFull Size
Dewing 907 Syracuse. c405-400 BC. AR Dekadrachm. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron; Nike above crowning charioteer; armor and spear in ex / Wreathed head of Arethusa left, four dolphins round; shell behind. TextFull Size
Jameson 837 Syracuse, Sicily. Circa 405 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Unsigned reverse die by Parmenides. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron in right hand, reins in both; Nike flying above and crowning charioteer, grain ear in exergue / ΣYΡA[KOΣI]ΩN, head of Arethusa left, in ampyx and sphendone, surrounded by four dolphins swimming. TextFull Size
McClean 2724 Sicily, Syracuse, AR Hemidrachm. Circa 399-387. ΣYΡAKOΣION, head of Arethusa left with hair in sphendone, dolphin on either sides / Charioteer in a quadriga galloping right, Nike flying left above, two dolphins in ex. TextFull Size
SNGANS 293 Syracuse AR Litra. From the period of the master die-engravers, c. 405-395 BC, unsigned work of Phrygillos, ΣYΡAKOΣION, Head of Artemis-Arethusa left, wearing sphendone, dolphin behind / Cuttle-fish, star to left on head, two tentacles clasped in a knot. TextFull Size
SNGANS 296 Syracuse, Sicily. Dionysios I. 405-367 BC. AR Tetradrachm. ca 405-395 BC. Charioteer driving quadriga left; above, Nike flying right, crowning charioteer; in exergue, dolphin left / Head of Arethusa left; four dolphins around. Tudeer 89. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 297 Syracuse, Sicily. c405-395 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron; Nike above crowning charioteer, dolphin swimming left in ex / Head of Arethusa left, 4 dolphins around. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 301 Syracuse, Sicily, AR Hemilitron (0.39g). c 400 BC, Head of Arethusa left, hair restrained in back by an open weave sakkos / Wheel, SY PA and two dolphins in compartments. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 304 Syracuse, Sicily. ca 410-405 BC. Reverse die signed by Eumenos. AR Drachm. ΛEV-K-A-Σ-ΠIΣ, Leukaspis with sword and shield attacking right; EY in ex / ΣY-Ρ-A-K-OΣION, head of Arethusa right, four dolphins around; EYMENOY below. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 316 Syracuse, Sicily. Time of Dionysios I AV 10 Litrae - Didrachm (10mm, 0.66 gm). Struck circa 406-405 BC. ΣYΡA (retrograde), head of Athena left in crested Attic helmet / Aegis with gorgoneion in center. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 319cf Syracuse, Sicily, AE16. ca 405-400 BC. Compact head of Arethusa left, in necklace and triple-pendant earring, star ornamented on back of stephane / Star at centre of quadripartite incuse square. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 341Syracuse. 405-400 BC. Time of Dionysius I. SYRA, head of the river-god Assinaros left, grain of corn behind head / ΣYΡAKOYΣIΩN, free horse prancing right. SNG ANS 341; Boston 436. Weber 1610; Hoover 1281; Sear 951 var (symbol).TextFull Size
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SNGANS 351 Syracuse, Sicily. c405 BC. AV 20 Litrae - Tetradrachm. Head of a young Herakles left, in lion's skin headdress / Quadripartite incuse square; small female head in deeper incuse circle, S-U-R-A in each quarter. TextFull Size
SNGANS 358 Sicily, Syracuse, Dionysios I AR Dekadrachm. Unsigned dies by Kimon, struck circa 405-400 BC. Charioteer driving fast quadriga left, holding kentron in right hand, reins in left; above, Nike flying right, crowning charioteer; below heavy exergual line, a military harness, shield, greaves, cuirass, and Attic helmet, all connected by a horizontal spear; AΘΛA below / ΣYΡAKOYΣIΩN, head of Arethusa left, in single-pendant earring and necklace, hair restrained at the back of her head in an open-weave sakkos; surrounded by four swimming dolphins. TextFull Size
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SNGANS 360 Syracuse, Sicily. a 405-400 BC. Unsigned dies by Kimon. AR Dekadrachm. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron in right hand, reins in left; Nike flying above and crowning charioteer; below heavy exergual line: a military harness, shield, greaves, cuirass and Attic helmet all connected by a horizontal spear, AΘΛA below / ΣYΡAKOYΣIΩ, head of Arethusa left, in single-pendant earring and necklace, hair restrained at back of head in an open weave sakkos; all surrounded by four dolphins swimming. TextFull Size
SNGANS 362 Sicily, Syracuse, Dionysios I AR Dekadrachm. Reverse die signed by Euainetos, struck circa 405-400 BC. Charioteer driving fast quadriga left, holding kentron in right hand, reins in left; above, Nike flying right, crowning charioteer; below heavy exergual line, a military harness, shield, greaves, cuirass, and Attic helmet, all connected by a horizontal spear; [AΘΛA] below / ΣY-ΡA-K-O-ΣIΩN, wreathed head of Arethusa left, wearing triple-pendant earring and necklace; surrounded by four swimming dolphins; [E]Y-[AI]NE beneath the lower dolphin. SNGCop 689. TextFull Size
SNGANS 363 Syracuse, Sicily. ca 405-400 BC. Reverse die signed by Euainetos. AR Dekadrachm . Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron in right hand, reins in left; Nike flying above and crowning charioteer; below heavy exergual line: a military harness, shield, greaves, cuirass and Attic helmet all connected by a horizontal spear, [AΘΛA] below / ΣY-[ΡA-K-O-ΣIΩ] above, wreathed head of Persephone-Kore left, in triple-pendant earring and necklace, surrounded by four dolphins swimming; signed [EY-AINE] beneath the lower dolphin. TextFull Size
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SNGANS 365 Syracuse, Sicily. ca 405-400 BC. Reverse die signed by Euainetos. AR Dekadrachm (43.15 gm). Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron in right hand, reins in left; Nike flying above and crowning charioteer; below heavy exergual line: a military harness, shield, greaves, cuirass and Attic helmet all connected by a horizontal spear, AΘΛA below / [ΣY-ΡA-KO-Σ]-IΩN above, wreathed head of Persephone-Kore left, in triple-pendant earring and necklace, surrounded by four dolphins swimming; signed [EY-AIN]E beneath the lower dolphin. TextFull Size
SNGANS 369 Sicily, Syracuse AR Dekadrachm. ca 405-400 BC. Signed reverse die of Euainetos. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron in right hand, reins in left; Nike flying above and crowning charioteer; below heavy exergual line: a military harness, shield, greaves, cuirass and Attic helmet all connected by a horizontal spear, [AΘΛA] below / Wreathed head of Arethusa left, wearing triple-pendant earring and necklace, surrounded by four dolphins swimming; [EY-AINE] beneath the lower dolphin. Gallatin obv. R.VI / rev. C.XIV, Dewing 893-895 TextFull Size
SNGANS 371 Syracuse, Sicily. ca 405-400 BC. AR Dekadrachm, signed by Euainetos. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron, Nike flying above crowning charioteer; in ex a military harness, shield, greaves, cuirass and Attic helmet all connected by a horizontal spear, AΘΛA below / ΣY-ΡA-K-O-ΣIΩN, wreathed head of Persephone, four dolphins around, Δ under chin, EY-AINE beneath the lower dolphin. TextFull Size
SNGANS 372 Syracuse. Time of Dionysius I. 400-390 BC. AR Dekadrachm (unsigned, school of Euainetos). (41.60 grams). Quadriga left / Arethusa left. SNGCop 690. TextFull Size
SNGANS 373 Sicily, Syracuse, Dionysios I AR Dekadrachm. Unsigned dies in the style of Euainetos. Struck circa 405-400 BC. Charioteer driving fast quadriga left, holding kentron in right hand, reins in left; above, Nike flying right, crowning charioteer; below heavy exergual line, a military harness, shield, greaves, cuirass, and Attic helmet, all connected by a horizontal spear, [AΘΛA] below / Σ-Y-ΡA-K-OΣ-IΩN, wreathed head of Arethusa left, wearing triple-pendant earring and necklace; surrounded by four swimming dolphins; shell behind. TextFull Size
SNGANS 374 Syracuse, Sicily. ca 405-400 BC. AR Dekadrachm, style of Euainetos. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron, Nike flying above crowning charioteer; in ex a military harness, shield, greaves, cuirass and Attic helmet all connected by a horizontal spear, AΘΛA below / ΣY-ΡA-K-O-ΣIΩN, wreathed head of Persephone, four dolphins around, shell hehind. TextFull Size
SNGANS 376 Sicily, Syracuse AE Tetras. ca 425 BC. Female head right, hair tied at top of head, two dolphins flanking neck / Octopus, three dots (mark of value) in field. SNG Morcom 675-676. TextFull Size
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SNGANS 394 yracuse, Sicily, AE17. ca 405 BC, signed by Euainetos. Head of Arethusa left, hair bound with wreath of corn-leaves, wearing triple-drop earring, EY behind. / Star of eight rays inside incuse circle at cemtre of quadripartite incuse square. TextFull Size
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SNGANS 394v.2 Syracuse, Sicily, AE litra. ca 405 BC, signed by Euainetos. Head of Arethusa left, hair bound with wreath of corn-leaves, wearing triple-drop earring, star on back of sakkos, EY behind / star of eight rays inside incuse circle at centre of quadripartite incuse square. TextFull Size
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SNGANS 394v Syracuse, Sicily, AE litra, (5.11g) c. 405 BC, signed by Euainetos, Head of Arethusa left, hair bound with wreath of corn-leaves, in triple-drop earring, E behind. / Star of eight rays inside incuse circle at centre of quadripartite incuse square. TextFull Size
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SNG ANS 415 Syracuse, Sicily, AE litra or hemilitron, 16 mm, 3.7 g. ca. 400 BC. Female head left, with necklace, earring and sphendone, olive spray behind head. / ΣY-ΡA, Dolphin leaping right over scallop shell. SNG ANS 415-425; SNG Morcom 687-690; Calciati 24; SNG Cop 697; Laffaille 215; Virzi 1466.TextFull Size
SNGANS 454 Sicily, Syracuse AE Drachm. ca 395 BC. Helmeted head of Athena left / octopus between two dolphins. TextFull Size
SNGANS 454ff Sicily, Syracuse AE Drachm. ca 395 BC. ΣYΡA, head of Athena left, wearing Corinthian helmet, olive wreath on bowl / Sea-star between two dolphins. TextFull Size
SNGCop 677Sicily, Syracuse AE13. Late 5th-4th Century BC. Head of Arethusa left / Cuttle-fish. TextFull Size
SNGCop 694Sicily, Syracuse, Dionysios I AR Dekadrachm. Unsigned dies in the style of Euainetos, struck circa 405-400 BC. Charioteer driving fast quadriga left, holding kentron in right hand, reins in left; above, Nike flying right, crowning charioteer; below heavy exergual line, a military harness, shield, greaves, cuirass, and Attic helmet, all connected by a horizontal spear / ΣYΡ-AKOΣIΩN, wreathed head of Arethusa left, wearing triple pendant earring and necklace; surrounded by four swimming dolphins, pellet before. TextFull Size
SNG Lloyd 1021 Syracuse, Sicily, AR dekadrachm. c. 400 BC, signed die by Euainetos, Galloping quadriga driven left by charioteer, Nike flying right above, holding fillet, cuirass and helmet in ex / Head of Artemis-Arethusa left in 3-drop earring, dolphins around. TextFull Size
Tudeer 2 Syracuse, Sicily. ca 415-405 BC. Reverse die signed by Sosion. AR Tetradrachm. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron in right hand, reins in both; Nike flying above crowning charioteer / ΣVΡAKO-ΣIO-N, head of Arethusa left in ampyx, looped earrings and necklace; ampyx signed SOSI/WN in two lines; four dolphins around. TextFull Size
Tudeer 48 SICILY. Syracuse. Ca. 412 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Signed by Euth... and Eumenos. Winged charioteer (Agon?) driving fast quadriga right; above, Nike flying left to crown driver; in exergue, Scylla right pursuing fish right and artist's signature EYΘ / ΣYΡ/[AKO-ΣION], head of Arethusa left, in pearl necklace, whorl earring, ampyx, and sphendone ornamented with stars, four dolphins around, artist's signature EUMENO-Y under neck truncation. SNG Munich 1060. TextFull Size
Tudeer 77 Syracuse, Sicily. ca 405 BC. Reverse die signed by Parmenides. AR Tetradrachm. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron and reins in left hand, right hand raised; Nike flying above and crowning charioteer, grain ear in exergue / [ΣYΡA]KOΣIΩN, head of Arethusa left, in ampyx and sphendone, surrounded by four dolphins swimming; signature ΠAΡME under truncation of neck. Jameson 836. TextFull Size
Tudeer 90 Sicily, Syracuse AR Tetradrachm. ca 405-395 BC. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron in right hand, reins in both hands; Nike flying above and crowning charioteer, dolphin swimming left in exergue / Head of Arethusa left, large band in hair from under which hair flows upward and backward in flame-like locks (depicting her hair floating beneath the water), surrounded by four dolphins swimming. TextFull Size
Tudeer 101 Syracuse. c405-395 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left holding kentron; Nike above crowning charioteer, dolphin left in ex / Head of Arethusa left in sakkos, four dolphins around. TextFull Size
Tudeer 105 Syracuse, Sicily. ca 405-400 BC. Unsigned dies by Kimon. AR Tetradrachm. Charioteer driving galloping quadriga left, holding kentron in right hand, reins in both hands; Nike flying above and crowning charioteer; dolphin left in exergue / ΣYΡAKOΣIΩ, head of Arethusa left, in single-pendant earring and necklace, hair restrained with an ampyx and at back of head in an open weave sakkos; all surrounded by four dolphins swimming. SNGLloyd 1409. TextFull Size
See also: Magna Graecia Coins of Syracuse, Dionysios I
Entry for Dionysios I on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Dionysius I in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum
Search for Dionysius I in the ANS Database

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