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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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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time writer, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2015, March 28). Decadrachm, Syracuse. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3745/decadrachm-syracuse/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Decadrachm, Syracuse." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 28, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3745/decadrachm-syracuse/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Decadrachm, Syracuse." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 28 Mar 2015. Web. 16 Jul 2024.

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