Ancient Coinage of Apulia, Azetion


Azetion (Azetium) was a small town between Caelia und Brundisium (Brindisi).

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BMC 1Azetium, Apulia, AE22, 300-255 BC. 3.46 g. Eagle standing right on thunderbolt, wings spread. / AIETINΩN, corn-ear with leaf on the right. BMC 1; SNG Cop. 620; Rutter HN Italy 728; SNG France 1273.TextImage
Rutter HN 729Azetium, Apulia, AE12, 300-275 BC. 1.97 g. Shell. / Dolphin right, wreath above, trident below. Rutter HN Italy 729; SNG Cop. 621.TextImage
SNG ANS 651Apulia, Azetium AE Obol. Circa 300-275 BC. Head of Athena right, in crested Corinthian helmet / AZETINΩN, owl standing right, head facing, on Ionic column, holding a long olive branch in its talons. BMC 2; SNG Fr 1269, SNG Cop 617. TextImage
SNG Cop 617Apulia, Azetium. c300-275 BC. AE Obol. Head of Athena right, in crested Corinthian helmet / AZETINΩN, owl standing right on Ionic column, holding a long olive branch in its talons. BMC 2; SNG ANS 651, SNGCop 617. TextImage
See also: Magna Graecia Coins of Azetion
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Entry for Azetion on the Digital Historia Numorum
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