Meepzorp's Ancient Coins


Roman Provincial


Lucania


Paestum, Part 1


Before Tiberius


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Lucania, Paestum, 1st century BC, AE Semis, 2.07g
jug (oinochoe), laurel branch, and torch (or sacrificial knife?)/
PAE, anchor, S
SNG ANS 773-774, SNG Cop. 1367,
HN Italy 1256, Scarce (NC)
Posted February 2019


Note: On the obverse of this issue, to the right of the jug (oinochoe), there is an object. Some
reference books describe this object as a torch, but other reference books describe it as
a sacrificial knife. Unfortunately, on this particular example, that object is not clear.







Lucania, Paestum, 1st century BC, AE Semis, 17 mm, 4.86g
PAE QVI S, 6-column side of Temple of Quirinus/
CN COR M TVC PATR, in wreath
SNG ANS 780-782, SNG Cop. 1365, BMC 60, Very Rare (R2)
Posted April 2016







Lucania, Paestum, ca. 1st century BC, Roman Times, AE Semis, 15 mm, 2.77g
head of Pallas Athena wearing Corinthian helmet, S/
M OCI IIII VIR, rudder
SNG ANS 787, HN Italy 1248, BMC 49, ex Lindgren collection
Posted April 2016







Lucania, Paestum, after 89 BC, AE Semis, 3.02g
PAE S, helmeted head of Ares/
L FAD L SA(?), clasped hands
SNG ANS 788
Posted April 2016







Lucania, Paestum, after 89 BC, L. Artueius and C. Cominius, AE Semis, 14 mm
PAE S, boar, spear in neck/
L ARTVE C COMIN II VIR, lituus and jug
Lindgren II, 299 (this coin), SNG ANS 792-793, ex Lindgren collection
Posted April 2016







Lucania, Paestum, ca. 90-44 BC or 1st century AD, AE Semis, 13 mm, 2.15g
VEN PAE(?), rudder/
D FA EPV DE(?), anchor, S(?)
Lindgren II, 299a (this coin), SNG ANS 797, SNG Cop. 1366,
HN Italy 1254, Scarce (NC), ex Lindgren collection
Posted April 2016