#10029 ELECTRUM (Gold Alloy) 50 Litrai - 357 to 353 BC (Very Brief Time Period), Syracuse - For Sale
#10029 ELECTRUM (Gold Alloy) 50 Litrai - 357 to 353 BC (Very Brief Time Period), Syracuse
Historical Context: This coin was minted in SYRACUSE during the 4th century BC. Sicily is located off the southern tip of mainland Italy in the Mediterranean Sea . Syracuse is on the Eastern Shore of Silicy. Due to its geographical location, it was an important commerical maritime and military port. Many (Most) Ancient Coin collectors consider coins of Sicily during this period as the most beautiful of all ancient coins.
Diameter: 16 mm diameter (slightly smaller than a US Dime)
Condition: Fine plus