Browsing Ancient Coinage of Selinos, Sicily

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Arnold 29 Selinos, Sicily AR Didrachm. ca 530-520 BC. Selinon leaf / Square incuse divided by diagonal lines into eight segments, alternately raised and sunk. TextFull Size
Arnold 30 Selinos, Sicily AR Dridrachm. ca 540–510 BC. Selinon leaf flanked by two dots, stem ornamented with facing panther’s head / Square incuse divided by four lines into eight triangular segments, one filled. SNGANS 666 cf. TextFull Size
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Arnold 42 Selinos, Sicily AR Didrachm. ca 510 BC. Selinon leaf with five lobes / Square incuse divided into twelve triangular segments, four filled, eight sunk. TextFull Size
BMC 31Selinos, Sicily. ca 435-417 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Apollo, holding bow, and Artemis in walking quadriga right, Apollo holding reins; grain ear in exergue / ΣEΛ-INONTI-ON, naked figure of river-god Selinos standing left, sacrificing from phiale over lighted altar in right hand and holding laurel branch in left; rooster on altar left, bull on basis and selinon leaf to right. Sear GC 907; BMC 2, 31.TextFull Size
BMC 50Selinus, Sicily. AE cast Tetras. 10.12 g. 435-415 BC. Head of a youthful river-god left. / Leaf of wild parsley with dot to left, right and at the stem. BMC 50; Calciati 6; Price III A, pl. XI, 9; Hoover HGC 1234.TextFull Size
CNS 1A Selinos, Sicily. Circa 435-415 BC. AE Quincuncia(?). Mask of Selinos / Krater; five dots around. TextFull Size
Calciati 3 Selinos, Sicily. Circa 435-415 BC. AE Trias. Gorgoneion / Selinon leaf; four dots. Thurlow-Vecchi 310. TextFull Size
Calciati 9 Selinos, Sicily. Circa 435-415 BC. AE Hexas (4.50 gm). Cast coinage. Head of Silenos facing / Selinon leaf; two dots. Thurlow-Vecchi 314. TextFull Size
Calciati 11 Selinos, Sicily. ca 415-409 BC. AE Hemilitron. Head of Herakles right, wearing lionskin headdress / SE, bow and quiver. TextFull Size
Lindgren 541 Selinos, Sicily AE15. Mask of Selinos facing / selinon leaf. TextFull Size
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Lindgren 542 Selinos, Sicily, 6th-5th c. BC, AE 15. Two-handled vase / Selinon leaf. TextFull Size
McClean 2574 Selinos, Sicily AR Tetradrachm. ca 467 BC. ΣEΛINONTIOY (retrograde), slow quadriga driven left by Artemis, beside her Apollo drawing bow / ΣEΛINON (first N retrograde), river god Selinus standing left, sacrificing from phiale over altar, cock standing left at base of altar, in right field selinon leaf above statue of bull left on pedestal. Schwabacher 1. TextFull Size
McClean 2583 Selinos, Sicily. c420-410 BC. AR Litra. Nymph seated left on rock, holding serpent which she feeds from her breast / Man-headed bull standing right; selinon leaf above. TextFull Size
Sear 906Selinos, Sicily, ca. 455-409 BC. AR Tetradrachm. ΣEΛINONTIOY, slow quadriga driven left by Artemis, beside her Apollo drawing bow / ΣEΛINON, river god Selinus standing left, sacrificing from patera over canopied altar, rooster standing left at base of altar, in right field selinon leaf above statue of bull left on pedestal. SNG Lloyd 1222; Sear Greek 906.TextFull Size
Sear 910Selinus, Sicily, AR tetradrachm, 16.81 gr, 24.78 mm. 417-409 BC. River-god Selinos, naked, standing left by altar, holding patera and laurel branch; rooster walking left at foot, in right field a bull with head lowered standing left on a pedestal with selinos leaf above / ΣEΛINONTIO(N), Unruly quadriga right driven by Nike, holding reins in both hands, wreath above, grain ear left below. Schwabacher 44; SNG Lloyd 1240; Sear Greece 910.TextFull Size
SNG ANS 665 Selinos, Sicily AR Didrachm. Circa 540-515 BC. Selinon leaf; two dots above, two dots below / Incuse square divided into ten sections. TextFull Size
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SNG ANS 666 Selinos, Sicily, AR didrachm, 540-515 BC. 8.84 g. Selinus leaf between two dots, two more dots on the base of the stem, forming the eyes of a lion or bat. / Multiple divided quadriatic incuse. SNG ANS 666.TextFull Size
SNG ANS 666cf Selinos, Sicilyi AR Didrachm. ca 530-520 BC. Selinon leaf, dot to left, with animal face at stem / square incuse divided by diagonal lines into twelve segments, four raised, eight sunk. Cf. Arnold-Biucchi, Beer-Tobey, and Waggoner, ANSMN 33 (1988), 30 (leaf flanked by two dots). TextFull Size
SNG ANS 667.1 Selinos, Sicily. ca 500-480 BC. AR Didrachm (8.33 gm). Selinon leaf / Incuse square divided into eight sections. SNG ANS 667. TextFull Size
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SNG ANS 667 Selinos, Sicily. Circa 500-480 BC. AR Didrachm (8.33 gm). Selinon leaf / Incuse square divided into eight sections. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 667v Selinos, Sicily. Circa 540-515 BC. AR Didrachm. Selinon leaf, two dots flanking stem, two dots between leaves above / Incuse square divided into ten sections. Arnold-Biucchi Group I, 4; Selinus Hoard 15. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 668 Selinos, Sicily. Circa 530-500 BC. AR Didrachm. Selinon leaf / Unevenly divided incuse square with seven divisions. TextFull Size
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SNG ANS 673 Selinos, Sicily AR Didrachm. ca 540/530-510 BC. Selinon leaf / Incuse square divided into 16 sections. SNG Cop 593. TextFull Size
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SNG ANS 674 Selinos, Sicily. Circa 530-500 BC. AR Didrachm (9.17 gm). Feathery selinon leaf / incuse square divided into ten sections on a granular background. TextFull Size
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SNG ANS 681 Selinos, Sicily AR Didrachm. ca 540/530-510 BC. Selinon leaf, dots to left and right below / Incuse square divided into eight sections. Arnold-Biucchi 29. TextFull Size
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SNG ANS 682 Sicily. Selinos. Circa 530-500 BC. AR Didrachm (8.62 gm). Selinon leaf / Incuse square divided into eight sections within incuse square. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 687Selinos, Sicily, AR Litra, ca. 530-466 BC. 11 mm, 0.65 g. Selinon leaf. / Selinon leaf in incuse circle. SNG ANS 687; BMC 20; Montenegro 4725; SNG Cop 596.TextFull Size
SNG ANS 688 Selinos, Sicily AR Tetradrachm. Circa 460-440 BC. NO-TIN-ONIΛEΣ (city name retrograde), Artemis driving slow quadriga left, holding reins in both hands; beside her, Apollo standing left, drawing bow / Nude Selinos walking left, holding in right hand a phiale over canopied altar, palm branch in left; to left, rooster standing left before altar; to right, selinon leaf and bull standing left on basis. SNGCop 597. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 691 Selinos, Sicily. Circa 450-440 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Artemis driving quadriga left; Apollo stands left beside her, drawing bow / Selinos walking left, holding branch and phiale over canopied altar; rooster on altar, bull on basis and selinon leaf to right. Schwabacher 10. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 695cf Selinos, Sicily AR Tetradrachm. Slow quadriga driven right by Artemis, beside her in car Apollo standing right, drawing bow / River god Selinus standing left, sacrificing from phiale over lighted altar and holding branch, cock left on base of altar, in right field selinon leaf above statue of bull left on base inscribed with an A. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 697 Selinos, Sicily AR Tetradrachm. ca 440-430 BC. Slow quadriga driven right by Artemis, beside her in car Apollo standing right, drawing bow, barley grain in exergue / River god Selinus standing left, sacrificing from phiale over lighted altar and holding branch, cock left on base of altar, in right field selinon leaf above statue of bull left on base. TextFull Size
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SNG ANS 698 Selinos AR tetradrachm. Artemis driving quadriga right, Apollo beside here drawing bow; barley ear in ex. / Nude river god Selinos standing left, holding phiale over altar and branch, rooster on altar, bull on basis and selinon leaf to right. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 700 Selinos, Sicily. ca 435-417 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Apollo and Artemis in walking quadriga right, Apollo holding reins; grain ear in exergue / ΣEΛ-INONTI-ON, nude figure of river-god Selinos standing left, sacrificing from phiale over lighted altar in right hand and holding branch in left; rooster on altar left, bull on basis and selinon leaf to right. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 704 Selinos, Sicily, AR Didrachm. ca 460-440 BC. Nude Herakles subduing the Cretan bull / nude figure of river-god Hypsas standing left, holding phiale over canopied altar in right hand and branch in left; serpent coiled around altar, heron and selinon leaf to right. Rizzo 16. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 707 Selinos, Sicily. ca 460-440 BC. AR Didrachm. Σ-E-ΛI-N-ONT-IOΣ, nude Herakles subduing the Cretan bull / HV-YAS, nude figure of river-god Hypsas standing left, holding phiale over canopied altar in right hand and branch in left; serpent coiled around altar, heron and selinon leaf to right. TextFull Size
SNG ANS 711Selinos, Sicily. AR Litra, 0.68g; 13mm, 420-410 BC. Nymph seated left on rock, grasping large serpent with her extended right hand / SELINOUS, Man-headed bull standing right, barley corn below. SNG Lloyd 1271; SNG ANS 711; cf Sear Greek 909.TextFull Size
SNG ANS 713 Selinos, Sicily. Ca. 415-409 BC. AR hemidrachm (1.72 gm). Head of Heracles three-quarters left, in lion skin headdress / Fast quadriga left, selinon leaf above horses' heads. SNG ANS 713 (same dies). Rizzo pl. xxxiii, 7 (same dies). Rare. Light encrustation on obverse and small area of erosion below bust. Toned. Extremely fine TextFull Size
SNG Ash 1891 Selinos, Sicily. Circa 480-460 BC. AR Obol (0.72 gm). Selinon leaf / Selinon leaf in round incuse, with beaded border. TextFull Size
SNG Cop 594Selinos, Sicily. Circa 500-480 BC. AR Didrachm (7.87 gm). Selinon leaf / Incuse square containing selinon leaf. TextFull Size
SNG Lloyd 1211 Selinos, Sicily. Ca. 500-480 BC. AR Didrachm (8.57 gm). Selinon leaf / Incuse square with selinon leaf within square border. TextFull Size
SNGLloyd 1219 Selinos, Sicily. Circa 460-440 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Artemis driving quadriga left, Apollo beside her drawing bow / Draped figure of river-god Selinos standing left, holding phiale over canopied altar in right hand and branch in left; cock on TextFull Size
SNG Lockett 861 Selinos, Sicily. ca 450 BC. AR Tetradrachm. ΣYMBOL">ΣEΛ-IN-ONT-ION, Artemis driving quadriga left, Apollo beside her drawing bow / ΣEΛIN-OΣ, river god Selinos standing left holding patera and branch, sacrificing over altar; cock left, selinon leaf and bull standing on pedestal right. TextFull Size
SNG Munich 1888 Selinus, Sicily. 530-500 BC. AR Didrachm. 8.47 g. Selinon leaf, dot to left and right in upper fields, dot to left and right of the stalk. / punch of six parts. SNG Munchen 1888. TextFull Size
Weber 1531cf Selinos, Sicily. c500-480 BC. AR Didrachm. Selinon leaf / Legend around selinon leaf, all in incuse square. TextFull Size
See also: Magna Graecia Coins of selinus
Entry for Selinos, Sicily on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Silenus in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum