Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Arethusa
Heads, busts, single figure
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesSyracusan Decadrachmon of Euainetos
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Victory (Victoria)Personification
Coins
Greece and Hellenistic StatesMagna GraeciaSyracuse
Further details
This medal is loosely based on a Syracusan decadrachma; inscription obverse: ΣΥΡΑΚ ΟΣΙ.; on reverse a figue in a quadriga with a flying Victory above
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
16th century
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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