Ancient Coinage of Calabria, Uxentum


The attribution of "Ozan" coins to Uxentum is widely accepted, but that is not yet absolutely certain.

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BMC 1-2Uxentum, Calabria, AE13. ca 150-125 BC. 2.13 g. Head of Athena right, wearing Corinthian helmet. / AO, Herakles standing left, holding club and cornucopiae. BMC 1-2; HN Italy 1100; SNG ANS 1616-1617; Hoover HGC 953.TextImage
BMC 3Uxentum, Calabria, AE10. ca. 125-90 BC, 0.85 g. Eagle standing right on thunderbolt, wings spread. / A-O, Two-handled vase, star in lower left and right fields. BMC 3; HN Italy 1101; SNG ANS 1618.TextImage
BMC 4Uxentum, Calabria. AE20, ca 125-90 BC. Janiform, helmeted heads of Athena / OZAN, Herakles standing facing, head left, resting right hand on club and holding large cornucopiae in left, lionskin draped over left arm, Nike flying right on the left, crowning Herakles. SNG ANS 1610; BMC 4; SNG Cop 1090; HN Italy 1102.TextImage
BMC 6Uxentum, Calabria. 125-90 BC. AE Semis. 16mm, 3.93 gr. Head of Athena right, wearing Corinthian helmet, spear to right, sideways S below / Herakles standing left, resting right hand on club and holding cornucopiae and lionskin in left. S above grain ear in left field, OZAN upwards in right field. BMC 6; HN Italy 1103; SNG ANS 1613-1614; SNG Milano 247.TextImage
Hunter 9Uxentum, Calabria or uncertain mint in Apulia, AE22. ca 150-125 BC. 12.8 g. Head of Athena right, wearing Corinthian helmet. / KAIΣIEΣ EOYMENTHI above and beneath thunderbolt, star in lower field. HN Italy 1099; Hunter 9 (this coin); McClean 804.TextImage
SNG ANS 1616Uxentum, Calabria. ca 1st century BC. AE Quadrans 14mm, 1.85 gm. Helmeted head of Athena right / AO, Herakles standing left, holding club, lionskin and cornucopiae. SNG ANS 1616-1617; HN Italy 1100.TextImage
See also: Magna Graecia Coins of uxentum
Entry for Calabria, Uxentum on the Digital Historia Numorum
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