Gela

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3003. Cavalry man on horseback to r. / Man-faced bull r., barelycorn above. Jenkins 1970, IX, 490.

gelagold

AU dilitron of Gela. (Image Source: BNF)

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3004a. Forepart of man-headed bull/ Sosipolis facing left

574015

1 1/3 litra circa 415-406, AV 1.16 g. GELAS Forepart of man-headed bull (the river-god Gelas) l. Rev. SWSIPOLIS Female head l., wearing sphendone and necklace. Weber 1329 (these dies). Rizzo pl. XIX, 8. SNG Fitzwilliam 1009 (these dies). SNG ANS 103 (these dies). Jenkins 492. Very rare. Struck on a very broad flan and extremely fine Privately purchased from Michele Baranowsky in the 40’s. (Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG, 64, 683)

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3004b. Forepart of man-headed bull (No Sigma)/ Sosipolis facing left

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Gold 1 1/3 Litra c. 415/406. ΓEΛA(Σ) Forepart of man-headed bull (the river-god Gela’s) to l. Rev. ΣΩΣIΠOΛIΣ Female head l., wearing sphendone and necklace. 1.15 g. BMC 2. SNG Cop. 276. Rizzo pl. XIX, 8. SNG Fitzwilliam 1009. SNG ANS 103. SNG Lloyd 981. BMC 2. Jenkins 492, 8 (this specimen). (Sincona, 10, 22)

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3005. Forepart man headed bull/Sosipolis facing right

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AV 1 1/3 Litrae (1.16 gms), ca. 415-405 B.C.
Jenkins-493(O103/R200); SNGANS-104. VERY RARE. Forepart man headed bull (river god Gelas) kneeling left; Reverse: Head of the nymph Sosipolis facing right. (Ponterio & Associates, January 2012 NYINC Auction, 80)

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