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Ancient Coinage of Lucania, Laos


[SNG ANS 136]

Laos or Laus, at the mouth of the River Laos, in Lucania

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BMC 20Laos, Lucania. AE 14.40mm, 2.15 gr. after 460 BC. Head of Herakles right / STA OUI, Bird standing right. BMC 20; SNG Evelpidis no. 217.TextImage
BMC 14vLUCANIA, Laos. ca 3rd Century BC. AE16mm. Facing bust of Demeter / Two crows passing one another; OV left, YS right. TextImage
BMC 18Lucania, Laos. Circa 350-300 BC. AE17mm. Female (Demeter?) head left / Bird standing left; crab to left; EI(wreath)BI to right. HN Italy 2299. TextImage
HN 2304Laos, Lucania. Ca 350-300 BC. AE 12, 1.99 gr. Draped bust of female facing / Two birds (crows) passing each other, necks crossed. HN Italy 2304. SNG ANS 156. SNG Copenhagen 1154 (Heraclea).TextImage
SNGANS 132LUCANIA, Laos. ca 510-500 BC. AR Nomos. LAFS, man-headed bull standing right, head turned left; double exergue line separated by a row of pellets / NOS raised & retrograde (weak), incuse man-headed bull standing left, head turned to the right. TextImage
SNGANS 136Lucania, Laus AR Stater. ca 480460 BC. LAS (retrograde), man-faced bull standing left, head reverted, acorn in exergue / LAS (retrograde), man-faced bull standing right. SNG Lloyd 288, HN Italy 2277. TextImage
SNGANS 147Lucania, Laos. Circa 350-300 BC. AE18mm. Head of Dionysus right / Bird standing right; ram's head before. Rutter HN 2305. TextImage
Sternberg 7Lucania, Laos AR Nomos. ca 480-460 BC. MON, man-headed bull standing left, head reverted / SAL, man-headed bull right. TextImage
See also: Magna Graecia Coins of Laos
Entry for Lucania, Laos on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Laus in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum
Search for Laos at AncientImports.com
Search for Laos at Incitatus Coins

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