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Ancient Coinage of Sicily, Abakainon

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Calciati 1Abakainon, Sicily. c343-336 BC. AE Litra. Head of a nymph right, hair in ampyx & sphendone / ABAKAIN-INΩN, forepart of a man-headed bull right. BMC 9; SNG Cop 7.TextImage
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Hoover 31Abakainon, Sicily AE22. 2nd century BC. 7.56 g. Male head right / ABAKAI-NINΩN above and beneath man-headed bull walking right. Hoover HGC 31; Calciati, Corpus Nummorum Siculorum, 6.TextImage
Rizzo 1Abakainon, Sicily. Circa 420-400 BC. AR Litra. ABAK, laureate male head right / AINI, boar standing right. TextImage
Rizzo 2Abakainon, Sicily. c420-400 BC. AR Litra. ABAK, laureate male head right / ABAK AIN, boar standing right; acorn before. SNG ANS 897. TextImage
SNGCop 2Abakainon, Sicily. Circa 450-400 BC. AR Litra. Laureate bearded head right / Boar standing right on single exergual line; acorn below neck, ethnic retrograde. SNG ANS 897. TextImage
Sear 739Abakainon, Sicily, AR Litra. c 450-400 BC. Laureate head of Dionysos right / ABA, sow right, acorn under neck, single line exergue. SNG Cop 1, SNG Lockett 685.
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Sear 1012Abakainon, Sicily. c343-336 BC. AE Hemilitron. Head of a nymph right, hair in sphendone / ABAKAI-NIN-ΩN, forepart of a butting bull left. SNG ANS 900; Calciati 3; BMC 11. TextImage
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Abakainon
Magna Graecia Coins of Abakainon
Search for Sicily, Abakainon at CoinArchives.com
Entry for Sicily, Abakainon on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Abacainum in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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