Soloi — A settlement in Cilicia
Soloi was an ancient city and port in Cilicia. It was a colony of Rhodes, founded c. 700 BC. It was destroyed in the 1st century BC, rebuilt by Pompey the Great, and named Pompeiopolis, not to be confused with the Pompeiopolis in Paphlagonia.

The word solecism is derived from Soli, since the dialect of Greek spoken there was considered by Athenians to be a corrupted form of Attic Greek.

Modern location: Viranşehir, Turkey
An AE unit struck 240-241 AD in Soloi
Obverse: radiate and cuirassed bust right with slight drapery; AVT K M ANT ΓOPΔIANOC CEB / Π_Π

Reverse: Athena standing left, holding inverted spear and resting hand on shield; ΠOMΠHIOΠOΛEITΩN ςT / (AT)_ς

Diameter: 32 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 16.8 g
This coin was struck when the mint was named Pompeiopolis.
SNG France 1249; SNG Levante 893
(2) Soloi
An AR Hemiobol struck 430-390 BC in Soloi
Obverse: helmeted head of Athena or Amazon left

Reverse: grape

Diameter: 5.5 mm
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 0.3 g
No notes for this coin
SNG France 154-157
(3) Soloi
An AR Stater struck 410-375 BC in Soloi
Obverse: Head of Athena right

Reverse: Wine grapes

Diameter: -
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 9.76 g
No notes for this coin
SNG v. Aul. 5864 var.