Ancient Coinage of Sicily, Syracuse, First Democracy, before 485 BC
Syracuse was founded by Corinthian colonists around 733 B.C.. Gelon, tyrant of Gela took possession of Syracuse in 485 B.C. and ruled until his death seven years later.
SVRA, / ZION above charioteer slow driven quadriga right, holding reins with both hands / Quadripartite incuse square, with central medallion bearing archaic head of Arethusa left.
Stamped with the word copy
Silver plated lead free pewter, made in the USA
Packaged in a coin collecting flip with the description of coin printed on flip insert.