Ancient Coinage of Lucania, Sybaris

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BMC 1Possibly the Serdiai, Sybaris, Lucania. AR didrachm. 7.95 g. MEΡ (ΣEΡ retrograde with sideways Σ?), Dionysos, naked, standing left, holding kantharos and long vine with bunches of grapes. / Bunch of grapes with a wreath to left and right. BMC Italy ("Ser.."), 1; de Luynes 1138; Traite II-1, 2222 ("Sergention"); Bernhart 651 ("uncertain in Bruttium").TextImage
BMC 9Lucania, Sybaris AR third nomos. ca 550-510 BC. YM beneath bull standing left on dotted exergual line, head reverted / Same incuse, no MV.TextImage
BMC 18Sybaris, Lucania, AR triobol, ca. 453-448 BC. 10mm, 1.14 g. Struck in Poseidonia. VM to right of Poseidon walking right, wielding trident. / Bird standing left, wings closed. (possibly a dove). BMC 18; Sambon 16 ("diobol").TextImage
HN 1743Lucania, Sybaris AR Stater. ca 453448 BC. MVBA (retrograde), Poseidon striding right, brandishing trident above head & extending left arm before him, bird flying right in right field / MVB (retrograde), bull walking right. HN Italy 1743; Kraay, NC 1958, 9. TextImage
SNG ANS 817Lucania, Sybaris. c550-530 BC. AR Nomos. YM above, bull standing left on dotted exergual line, head reverted / Same incuse, no MV. Dewing 405. TextImage
SNG ANS 818Lucania, Sybaris. 530-510 BC. AR Nomos (7.68 g). Bull standing left on dotted exergual line, head reverted; VM above bull / Same incuse, no VM. Gorini pg. 10, 3. TextImage
SNG ANS 820Lucania, Sybaris. Circa 550-530 BC. AR Nomos (7.39 g). Bull standing left on exergual line, head reverted; VM above / Incuse of the obverse, no VM. Dewing 405; Gorini 3. TextImage
SNG ANS 828Lucania, Sybaris AR Nomos. Circa 530-510 BC. VM in exergue, bull standing left on dotted exergual line, head reverted / Incuse bull standing right on dotted exergual line, head reverted. SNG Cop 1388. TextImage
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SNG ANS 828ffLucania, Sybaris. ca 550-510 BC. AR Nomos. VM in exergue, bull standing left on dotted exergual line, head reverted / Same incuse, no MV. TextImage
SNG ANS 841Lucania, Sybaris. ca 550-510 BC. AR Nomos. VM in exergue, bull standing left on dotted exergual line, head reverted / Same incuse, no MV. TextImage
SNG ANS 854Lucania, Sybaris. Circa 530-510 BC. AR Obol (0.40 g). Bull standing left, head reverted; V in exergue / Large MV. TextImage
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SNG ANS 857Lucania, Sybaris. Circa 530-510 BC. AR Sixth Nomos (1.10 g). Bull left, looking right / Amphora incuse. TextImage
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SNG ANS 860Lucania, Sybaris. Circa 453-448 BC. AR Triobol (1.39 g). BVM (retrograde) to right of Poseidon walking right, wielding trident overhead in right hand, left hand extended / Bird standing right. (possibly a dove). BMC TextImage
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SNG ANS 862Sybaris AR 1/6th Stater. c 450 BC. Helmeted head of Athena right / Bull standing right, head turned, ΣYBA in ex. SNG Cop 1403. TextImage
SNG ANS 862Sybaris. c445-440 BC. AR Triobol. Head of Athena right, in a crested Attic helmet decorated with a laurel wreath / Bull standing right, head reverted. TextImage
SNG ANS 869Sybaris AR 1/6th Stater. c 450 BC. Poseidon walking right, wielding trident. / MV above bull standing left. TextImage
SNG ANS 871Lucania, Sybaris. 453-448 BC. AR Triobol or Sixth Stater (1.21 g). Poseidon walking right, in chlamys, wielding trident. / MVB above bull standing right. TextImage
SNG Lloyd 456Lucania, Sybaris. Second City. c443-425 BC. AR Third Nomos. Head of Athena right, wearing Attic helmet decorated with laurel wreath / Bull butting right, ΣYBAΡIΣ below. TextImage
Magna Graecia Coins of Sybaris
Entry for Lucania, Sybaris on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Sybaris in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum