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Ancient Coinage of Sicily, Segesta


{SNG Delepierre 597]

Segesta, a town in northwestern Sicily.

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BMC 20 Segesta, Sicily, 6.42g; 22mm. Turreted and draped bust of Segesta right / SEGES-TAIWN, Aeneas, standing facing, holding sword, carrying Anchises. BMC 20. TextImage
Calciati 8vSicily, Segesta AE Hexas. ca 430-410 BC. Head of nymph right / hound standing right, plant before, above & below, two pellets. TextImage
Calciati 10Sicily, Segesta. Circa 416-415 BC. AE 20mm. Head of Nymph right / Hound sniffing right; four punched circles. SNG ANS 655. TextImage
Calciati 13Sicily, Segesta. ca 400-340 BC. AE Onkia. Female head right / Hound standing right, head reverted; pellet above, prostrate hare lying right below. TextImage
Calciati 21Sicily, Segesta. Circa 416-415 BC. AE Trias. Head of nymph right / Hound standing right; punched pellet above & below. TextImage
Calciati 43Sicily, Segesta. Circa 430-410 BC. AE Hexas. Head of nymph right / Hound standing left; pellet above & below. TextImage
Calciati 53SICILY, Segesta. Circa 2nd - 1st Century BC. AE 17mm. Laureate head right / SEGESTAIWN, horseman standing left beside his horse, spear diagonally behind. TextImage
Calciati 53vSicily, Segesta. Circa 2nd, 1st Century BC. AE 15mm. Diademed head of Segesta right; crescent above / Horseman standing left beside his horse, spear diagonally behind. BMC 63 var. TextImage
Calciati 62Sicily, Segesta. 1st century BC. AE 12mm. Bearded male head right / Two figures standing facing. TextImage
Hurter K35Segesta, Sicily. 1.5 gm. 13 mm. ca 380 BC, AR Hemidrachm. Head of Nymph Segesta right, within incuse circle / Hound springing right. Hurter, Didrachmenpraegung K35; SNG ANS -.TextImage
Lederer 1Sicily, Segesta. Circa 415-410 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Aigeste driving quadriga right; above, Nike flying left, crowning her / The hunter Aigestes standing right, carrying javelins & pileos, resting foot on rock; below, hound standing right. Mildenberg, Kimon 14, Rizzo 18. TextImage
Lederer 6Sicily, Segesta. ca 400 BC. AR Tetradrachm. EGESTAIWN, the hero Egestes nude right, with cap slung over shoulder & chlamys over left arm, resting left foot on rock; two hounds at his feet with one sniffing the ground; small ithyphallic herm before / SEGESTAXIA, head of the nymph Segesta right. TextImage
Lindgren_534Sicily, Segesta(?) AE cast 14mm. Before 409 BC. Head of nymph right / Hound standing right. TextImage
Manganaro 72Segesta, Sicily. AR Hemilitra ca 400 BC, 0.22 g. Head of nymph Aigeste, facing three-quarters to right / Wheel with four crossed spokes, dot in each quarter and a dot in the centre. Manganaro JNG XXXIV, 1984, pl. 5, 72.TextImage
SNG ANS 615Sicily, Segesta. ca 480-461 BC. AR Didrachm. Hound standing right sniffing ground / SEGESTAIIB, archaic-styled head of the nymph Segesta right, in single band in hair. TextImage
SNGANS 623Sicily, Segesta. ca 480-400 BC. AR Didrachm. Hound standing left / Head of Segesta right. TextImage
SNG ANS 624Segesta, Sicily, AR didrachm, 23 mm, 8.26 g. ca. 461-415 BC. Hound standing left, sniffing the ground / Head of the nymph Segesta right, hair in a sakkos. SNG Munich 851; SNG ANS 624 (both same dies); Hoover HGC 1133.TextImage
SNG ANS 634Sicily, Segesta. Circa 480-461 BC. AR Didrachm. Hound standing left; cockle-shell(?) above / Archaic-styled head of the nymph Segesta right within linear border. TextImage
SNG ANS 638Sicily, Segesta. Circa 480-461 BC. AR Didrachm (8.06 gm). Hound standing left; head right above / Archaic-styled head of the nymph Segesta right within linear border. TextImage
SNG ANS 646Sicily, Segesta AR Tetradrachm. Circa 405-400 BC. EGESTAIWN, the hero Egestes standing right, cap slung over shoulder & chlamys over left arm, resting left foot on rock; at his feet, two hounds standing right, one sniffing the ground; [small ithyphallic herm before] / Head of the nymph Segesta right, hair bound in ampyx & elaborately embroidered sakkos. TextImage
SNG Del_597Sicily, Segesta AR Didrachm. ca 470-461 BC. Hound standing right, sniffing ground / SEGESTAZIB EMI (retrograde), head of nymph Segesta right, in fillet under which hair tucked up behind. SNG Lloyd 1165, SNG Munich 838, Rutter, Pour Denyse, pl. 20, 3. TextImage
SNG Lloyd_1170Sicily, Segesta. ca 400 BC. AR Didrachm. Hound standing left / SEGESTAIIB (retrograde), head of the nymph Segesta left, band in hair wrapped three times. TextImage
SNG Lloyd_1199Sicily, Segesta. ca 400 BC. AR Tetradrachm. Egestes(?) in galloping quadriga right, holding three grain ears in right hand, reins in left; Nike flying above crowning her, SEGE-STAXIA & a grasshopper in exergue / EGESTAIWNs, the hero Egestes nude right, with cap slung over shoulder & chlamys over left arm, resting left foot on rock; two hounds at his feet with one sniffing the ground; small ithyphallic herm before. TextImage
Sear #900Segesta, Sicily, AR didrachm. c. 475 BC, Hound right, diademed head above / Head of Nymph Segesta right in earring, necklace & diadem of beads, spear point before. BMC 29. TextObv-Rev
Sear #1172Sicily, Segesta AE Tetras. ca 430-409 BC. Head of the nymph Segesta right / hound standing right. TextImage
AUGUSTUS
RPC 652Augustus AE 23mm of Segesta, Sicily. Circa 27-21 BC. EGESTAIWN, bare head right / Aeneas left, carrying palladium & Anchises. Calciati I 61, SGI 26.TextImage
See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Segesta
Magna Graecia Coins of segesta
Entry for Sicily, Segesta on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Segesta in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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