Ancient Coinage of Sicily, Solus

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Calciati 1Solus, Sicily. Circa 4th Century BC. AE Tetras (3.64 gm). Head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdress / Hippocamp right. Calciati 1; SNG ANS 739.TextImage
Calciati 2varSolus, Sicily. Circa 400-350 BC. AE 17mm (4.58 g). Head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdress / Hippocamp right; pecten above, dolphin right below. Jenkins, 19 var; SNG Morcom 673 var; SNG ANS 739 var. (all no shell or dolphin); Calciati 2 var. (no dolphin).TextImage
Calciati 3Solus, Sicily. Early 4th Century BC. AE15, 2.75g. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdress / Hippocamp left. Calciati 3; SNG München 908.TextImage
Calciati 5Solus, Sicily. Carthaginian Occupation. Circa 4th century BC. AE Tetras (13mm, 2.23 g). Head of Athena facing slightly right, wearing Corinthian helmet / Warrior kneeling right, drawing bow. Jenkins I pl. 23, 20; Calciati 5; SNG ANS 743.TextImage
Calciati 6Solus, Sicily. Circa 400-350 BC. AE Hemilitron (20mm, 6.32 g). Bearded head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdress / Punic 'kfr' retrograde, crayfish right between six pellets. Jenkins, Punic, 18; Calciati 6; SNG ANS 735; SNG Morcom 671.TextImage
Calciati 7Solus, Sicily. Circa 400-350 BC. AE Tetras (19mm, 4.10 g). Bearded head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdress / Punic 'kfr' retrograde, crayfish right between three dots. Jenkins, Punic -; Calciati 7.TextImage
Calciati 8Solus, Sicily. Circa 400-350 BC. AE 23mm (7.18 g). Wreathed head of Persephone left / Bull standing left. Jenkins, Punic, pl. 23, 24; Calciati 8; SNG ANS 739 var. (no shell or dolphin); SNG Morcom 673 var. (ditto).TextImage
Calciati 9Solus, Sicily, AE unit, 22mm, 6.9 g. 400-350 BC. Male head left, wearing Attic helmet, Punic letter to left / Free horse galloping right, caduceus in background. Calciati I, 9; SNG ANS -; Hoover HGC -.TextImage
Calciati 11Solus, Sicily. Circa 300-241 BC. AE 13mm 2.03 g. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdress / Fish right. Jenkins, Punic, pl. 23, 23; Calciati 11.TextImage
Calciati 18Solus, Sicily. After 241 BC. AE 23mm 14.12 gm. Laureate head of Poseidon right; trident at shoulder / Head of Athena right, wearing Corinthian helmet. Calciati 18; SNG ANS 745.TextImage
Calciati 19Solus, Sicily. After 241 BC. AE 24mm (9.21 gm). Bust of Athena right, wearing Corinthian helmet / COΛONTINON in two lines within laurel wreath. TextImage
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Calciati 21Solus, Sicily. After 241 BC. AE 19mm. Laureate head of Poseidon right; trident behind, dolphin before / COΛONTINON, nude warrior, in crested helmet, advancing right with shield & spear. BMC 6; SNG Cop 613. TextImage
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Calciati 23Solus, Sicily AE 16mm, after 241 BC. Head of Poseidon right; trident behind / COΛONTINON, (partially retrograde), helmeted, nude warrior, standing left in fighting pose, holding shield and spear. Calciati 23; SNG ANS 746.TextImage
SNG ANS 742Solus, Sicily. Punic Occupation. Circa 400-350 BC. AE 13mm. Helmeted head of Athena facing slightly right / Archer kneeling right, drawing bow. CNS I 5. TextImage
SNG ANS 743Solus, Sicily. Carthaginian Occupation, circa 4th Century BC. AE 14mm Tetras. Head of Athena facing slightly left, in Corinthian helmet / Warrior kneeling right, drawing bow; Punic k f r' above. TextImage
Sear 1177Solus, Sicily. Late 5th Century BC. AE Hemilitron. ΣOΛONTINON, bearded head of Herakles right, in lion's skin headdress / Punic 'kfr' retrograde, crayfish right between six pellets. Jenkins 18, Calciati 6; BMC; SNG Cop 608. TextImage
Sear 1181Solus, Sicily. ca 4th Century BC. AE Tetras. Three-quarter facing head of Athena, turned slightly to the right, in triple crested helmet / Punic 'kfr', nude warrior in a pileus kneeling right shooting an arrow. Jenkins 20, Calciati 5. TextImage
Magna Graecia Coins of Solus
Entry for Sicily, Solus on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Solus in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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