Ancient Coinage of Latium, Signia

The town is said to have been founded by Tarquinius Superbus in 495 BC. This is the only type of coin struck in Signia.

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SNGANS 115Signia, Latium (central Italy), AR obol or hemilitron. ca 280-275. 0.69 g. Head of Hermes (Mercury) right, wearing winged petatos, caduceus before head, dolphin on neck / SEIC beneath mask composed of the head of Silenus left and a boar's head right. Sambon 164; SNG ANS 115; Rutter HN Italy 343. TextImage
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Entry for Signia on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Signia in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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