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Ancient Coinage of Campania, Suessa Aurunca


A city of Latium, five miles south of the Liris and eight miles from the sea, founded 337 BC by the Aurunci.
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BMC 17Suessa Aurunca, Campania AE Litra. 265-240 BC. 6,33 gr. 19 mm. Helmeted head of Athena left, no serpent on helmet / SVESANO, Cock standing right, star at upper left. BMC 17; SNG ANS 609; Rutter HN Italy 449.TextImage
Rutter 447Suessa Aurunca, Campania. Ca 265-240 BC. AR Nomos or didrachm, 7.23 g. Laureate head of Apollo right / Dioscouros, holding filleted palm frond, riding left, accompanied by second horse in backround. Rutter HN Italy 447; SNG France 1154; De Luynes 204; Sambon 863.TextImage
Rutter 450Campania, Suessa Aurunca. Circa 265-240 BC. AE Obol. Laureate head of Apollo left; O behind / Man-headed bull standing right, being crowned by Nike who flies above. SNG ANS 606ff. TextImage
SNGANS 599CAMPANIA, Suessa Aurunca. ca 265-240 BC. AE Obol. PRBOVM, head of Hermes left, in winged petasos / SVESANO left, Herakles standing facing, turned slightly right, fighting the Nemean lion; club between legs. SNG ANS 599, SG 564v. TextImage
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SNG ANS 606Suessa Aurunca, Campania. Ca.270 BC. AE 19. Laureate head of Apollo left, dot behind / Man-headed bull walking right, crowned by Nike flying right above, SVESANO in exergue. Sambon 884, SNG ANS 606.TextImage
SNG ANS 609Suessa Aurunca, Campania AE Litra. 265-240 BC. 4,26 gr. 19 mm. Helmeted head of Athena left, helmet decorated with serpent / SVESANO, Cock standing right, star at upper left. BMC 16; SNG ANS 609.TextImage
See also: Magna Graecia Coins of Suessa Aurunca
Entry for Suessa Aurunca on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Suessa in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum
Search for Suessa Aurunca at AncientImports.com
Search for Suessa Aurunca at Incitatus Coins

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