Decadrachm, Syracuse

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Mark Cartwright
published on 28 March 2015
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A silver decadrachm from Syracuse. Arethousa with dolphins, c. 400 BCE. (Numismatics Museum, Athens)

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2015, March 28). Decadrachm, Syracuse. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Decadrachm, Syracuse." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 28, 2015.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Decadrachm, Syracuse." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 28 Mar 2015. Web. 30 Jul 2021.