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Jochen's Aurei


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Jochen's Solidi


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19 files, last one added on Sep 27, 2012

Jochen's Argentei and Siliquae


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4 files, last one added on Sep 28, 2012

Jochen's Denarii


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99 files, last one added on Oct 01, 2014

Jochen's Antoniniani


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94 files, last one added on Jan 15, 2015

Jochen's Sestertii


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5 files, last one added on Oct 04, 2012

Jochen's Dupondii


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8 files, last one added on Nov 05, 2013

Jochen's Asses


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11 files, last one added on Mar 11, 2009

Jochen's AEs


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153 files, last one added on Oct 29, 2014

Jochen's Republicans


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41 files, last one added on Aug 15, 2015

Jochen's Byzantine coins


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2 files, last one added on Mar 04, 2015

Jochen's Greek coins


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82 files, last one added on Jan 09, 2016

Provincials: Moesia inferior and superior


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43 files, last one added on Mar 25, 2011

Provincials: Nikopolis ad Istrum


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1005 files, last one added on Feb 08, 2016

Provincials: Markianopolis


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259 files, last one added on Oct 26, 2014

Provincials: Thrace, Macedonia, Greece


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187 files, last one added on Jan 15, 2016

Provincials: Asia minor


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206 files, last one added on Jun 13, 2015

Provincials: Syria, Samaria, Phoenicia, Mesopotamia, etc.


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79 files, last one added on Jan 15, 2016

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Last additions - Jochen's Gallery
nikopolis_commodus_HrHJ(2015)8_10_7_2(rev).jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 10. Commodus, HrHJ (2015) 8.10.07.02 (rev. only)5 viewsCommodus, AD 177-193
AE 19, 3.49g, 19.28mm, 225
obv. AVT KAI K - OMODOC
laureate head r.
rev. NEI - KOPO - LI PROC ICCT
Apollo, nude, chlamys over l. shoulder, stg. l., holding branch in lowered r. hand
ref. a) not in AMNG
b) Varbanov (engl.) 2184 (rev. only)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015):
rev. No. 8.10.7.2 (same die)
obv. e.g. No. 8.10.1.22 (but different die)
rare, F+/VF, dark green patina
1 commentsJochenFeb 08, 2016
nikopolis_plautilla_HrHJ(2015)8_21_14_1var.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 21. Plautilla, HrHJ (2015) 8.21.14.01 var.1 viewsPlautilla, AD 202-205
AE 25, 8.73g, 25.12mm, 225
struck under governor Aurelius Gallus
obv. FOVL.PLAV - TILLA.CEBAC
Bust, draped, seen from front, wearing stephane, r.
rev. VPA AVR GALLOV NEIKOPOLITWN / PROC I
Herakles, nude, except chlamys over l. shoulder, lion's skin over l. arm, standing r., resting with r. hand on his club set on ground and holding in extended r. hand bow
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1631 var.:
rev. depiction AMNG I/1, 1631
legend AMNG I/1, 1632 (Tyche, writes VP.L, but here VPA with typical A with its small
transverse line)
obv. AMNG I/1, 1632
b) Varbanov (engl.) 3192 var. (= AMNG 1631)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.21.14.1 var. (has PROC IC)
scarce, VF, black green patina
JochenFeb 06, 2016
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2015)8_14_46_15corr(rev).jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.46.15 corr. (rev. only)1 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 17, 2.64g, 17.36mm, 15
obv. AV KAI C - CEVHRO
laureate head r.
rev. NIKOPOLITWN PROC I.
Tetrastyle temple with trigonal pediment, within tree entwined by snake(?)
ref. a) not in AMNG:
cf. AMNG I/1, 1402 (temple without cult statue)
b) not in Varbanov (engl.):
cf. #2493 (for the rev. type only)
c) not in Hristova/Jekov/Hoeft (2015):
rev. Nr. 8.14.46.15 corr. (writes Asklepios and NIKOPOLIT PROC ICT.)
obv. e.g. No. 8.14.16.15 (same die)
F+, very rare, dark green Patina

The statue within the temple doesn't look like Asklepios. It can well be a tree entwined by snake as on Varbanov 2493.
JochenJan 28, 2016
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2015)8_14_47_25cf.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.47.25 cf. unpublished?5 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 17, 3.34g, 16.74mm, 180
obv. [A]V KAI - CE[VHROC]
laureate head r.
rev. NIKOPOLITWN PROC IC
Club, entwined by snake, head r.
ref. a) not in AMNG
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015):
cf. No. 8.14.47.25 (very similar, but different legends, and torch on rev.)
possibly unpublished
scarce, F+, dark green Patina, flan damage lower right
JochenJan 23, 2016
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2015)8_14_5_10corr.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.05.10 corr. 3 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 17, 2.77g, 16.93mm, 0
obv. AV K L C - CEVHROC
Bust, draped and cuirassed, laureate, r.
rev. NIKOPOLITWN PROC I
Cista mystica with open lid, snake emerging l.
ref. a) not in AMNG
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.14.5.10 corr. (same dies, writes AV KAI C and ICT, but
depicted coin very worn)
F+, dark green patina
JochenJan 23, 2016
hadrianopolis_gordianIII_Jurokova490.jpg
Thracia, Hadrianopolis, Gordian III, Jurukova 4902 viewsGordian III, AD 238-244
AE 26, 9.71g, 25.62mm, 15
obv. AVT K M ANT GO - RDIANOC AV
Bust, draped and cuirassed, seen from behind, laureate, r.
rev. ADRIA - N - O - POLE / ITWN
Tetrastyle temple with four-step base and architrave; in central intercolumnare cult
statue of Tyche, wearing Kalathos, stg. l., holding cornucopiae in l. arm and rudder
in extended r. hand; trigonal pediment decorated with globe
ref. a) Jurukova 490
b) Varbanov (engl.) 3956
F+, dark bown blunt patina
JochenJan 15, 2016
philadelphia_elagabal_SNGlev1401.jpg
Syria, Dekapolis, Philadelphia, Elagabal, SNG Levante 14012 viewsElagabal, AD 218-222
AE 16, 3.03g, 180
obv. AV KECA[R] ANTWNIN
Bust, draped and cuirassed, laureate, r.
rev. FIL [KOI] CVR
Bust of Asteria, veiled, draped, r.
ref. SNG Levante 1401; SGI 3138
F
JochenJan 15, 2016
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2015)8_14_8_13.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis d Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.08.133 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 18, 2.62g, 17.78mm, 15
obv. AV KAI CE. - CEVHROC
laureate head r.
rev. NIKOPOLI - PROC ICT
Dionysos, nude, resting with raised l. hand on thyrsos and holding in lowered r. hand bunch of grapes
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1378
b) Varbanov (engl.) 2264
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.14.8.13
F, dark green patina, small edge break at 10 o'clock
JochenJan 10, 2016
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2015)8_14_47_13(rev).jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.47.13 (rev. only)3 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 17, 2.52g, 16.68mm, 210
obv. [AV K L C] - CEVHROC
laureate head r.
rev. NIKOPOLIT PROC I
Tripod, central leg entwined by snake, head r.
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1424 (like ex. #1, Berlin)
b) cf. Varbanov (engl.) 2350 (unknown obv.)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015):
rev. No. 8.14.47.13 (same die)
obv. e.g. No. 8.14.47.15
F-/F+, dark green patina

The obv. legend is not readable, but the bust is clearly "laureate head r." and similar to the bust of No. 8.14.47.15.
JochenJan 10, 2016
pergamon_BMC158_#2.jpg
Mysia, Pergamon, BMC 158 #28 viewsAE 19, 8.31g, 18..9mm, 0
struck 200-133 BC
obv. Head of Asklepios, laureate, r.
rev. in r. and l. field each from top to bottom ASKLHPIOV - SWTHROC
Asklepian snake coiled around omphalos covered with agrenon, head r.
ref. BMC Mysia p.129, 158; SNG France 1803ff.; SNG von Aulock 1372; not in SNG Copenhagen
about EF, nice dark green Patina, small edge crack
From Forum Ancient Coins, thanks!

Agrenon were woolen garlands which covered netlike the omphalos.
1 commentsJochenJan 09, 2016
nikopolis_iul_domna_HrHJ(2015)8_17_10_2var(rev).jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 17. Julia Domna, HrHJ (2015) 8.17.10.2 var. (rev. only)5 viewsJulia Domna, AD 193-211
AE 17, 3.10g, 16.52, 0
obv. IOV DOM - CEBACT
Bust, draped, r.
rev. NIKOPOLI - PROC ICTR
Hermes, nude, stg. l., holding kerykeion in l. arm and in extended r. hand the purse
ref. a) not in AMNG
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015):
rev. No. 8.17.10.2 var. (here Hermes has no chlamys, and the rev. legend has other
breaks; No. 8.17.10.2 should be corrected: writes NIKOPOLITW - N PROC ICTR, but
the legend is actually NIKOPOLI - P - ROC ICTR)
obv. e.g. No. 8.17.1.5 (same die)
scarce, about VF, dark green patina

JochenJan 09, 2016
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2015)8_14_6_12var.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.06.12 var.4 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 17, 3.74g, 17.08mm, 180
obv. AV K L CE - CEVHROC
laureate head r.
rev. NIKOPOLIT - PROC ICTR
Bust of Serapis, draped, wearing kalathos, r.
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1349 var. (has AV K L C)
b) Varbanov (engl.) 2404 var. (= AMNG 1349)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.14.6.12 var.
a new bust!
about VF, dark green Patina

This bust I couldn't find in HrHJ (2015)!
JochenJan 05, 2016
nikopolis_diadumenian_HrHJ(2015)8_25_7_6.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 25. Diadumenian, HrHJ (2015) 8.25.07.064 viewsDiadumenian, AD 217-218
AE 26, 12.36g, 26,47mm, 180
struck under governor Statius Longinus
obv. M OPEL DIADOV - MENIANOC K
Bust, draped and cuirassed, seen from behind, bare-headed, r.
rev. VP CTA LONGINOV NIKOPOLITWN PROC I / CTRON
Apollo (or Bonus Eventus?), nude, stg. l., holding in lowered r. hand long twig and in extended r. hand patera
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1841 (2 ex., Mnchen, Sestini?)
b) Varbanov (engl.) 3749
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.25.7.6 (same dies)
d) Megaw NIC4.6c corr. (writes KAI and CTRWN)
F+, dark green Patina

The twig doesn't look like a olive branch.
JochenJan 05, 2016
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2015)8_14_7_1corr.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2015) 8.14.07.01 corr.3 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 27, 11.65g, 27.4mm, 45
struck under governor Aurelius Gallus
obv. AV K L CEP - CEVHROC P (HR ligate)
Laureate head r.
rev. VP AVR GALLOV NIKOPOL PROC I
Apollo, nude except long claok over shoulders, stg. l., holding in lowered l. hand laurel branch
and sacrifice from patera in extended r. hand over burning altar
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1290 corr. (writes "in ex. PROC I")
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.14.7.1 corr. (this coin, writes NIKOPOLITWN and
ligation not mentioned)
scarce, F+, green Patina
Pedigree:
ex coll. Henrik Angdal
from Forum Ancient Coins, thanks!
JochenJan 04, 2016
nikopolis_macrinus_HrHJ(2015)8_23_1_7.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 23. Macrinus, HrHJ (2015) 8.23.01.07 7 viewsMacrinus, AD 217-218
AE 27, 10.48g, 26.69mm, 180
struck under governor Statius Longinus
obv. AVT K M OPELIOC - CEVH MAKRINOC
laureate head r., slightly draped on l. shoulder
rev. VP CTATI LONGINOV NI - KOPOLITWN PRO / C ICTRON
Zeus. in himation, enthroned l., resting with raised l. hand on long sceptre and holding in extended r. hand patera
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1720 (3 ex., Athen, Paris, trade)
b) Varbanov (engl.) 3552
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.23.1.7 (same dies)
scarce (R5), VF+, black green patina
1 commentsJochenDec 23, 2015
nikopolis_macrinus_HrHJ(2015)8_23_35_10corr.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 23. Macrinus, HrHJ (2015) 8.23.35.10 corr.2 viewsMacrinus, AD 217-218
AE 27, 11.29g, 27.04mm, 180
struck under Statius Longinus
obv. AV K M OPELLI CEVH - MAK[REINOC]
laureate head r.
rev. VPA CTAT LONGINOV NIKOPOLITWN PROC I / CTRW
Nemesis-Aequitas in long garment and mantle stg. l., holding in l. arm goad and in extended r.
hand scales; at her feet the wheel
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1769 (3 ex., Rollin, Wien, Sestini)
b) Varbanov (engl.) 3573
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.23.35.10 corr. (writes CEV. and VP CTATI, but depicted
coin is very worn)
F+, nice green patina, small damage at 6h
JochenDec 11, 2015

Random files - Jochen's Gallery
nikopolis_commodus_HrJ(2012)8_10_8_3.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 10. Commodus, HrHJ (2015) 8.10.08.03 #118 viewsCommodus, AD 177-192
AE 18, 2.25g, 17.9mm, 15
obv. AVT M AVRH - KOMODOC
laureate head r.
rev. NEIKOPOLI P - RO - C EICTR (both R revers)
Nude male figur (with horns?) stg. r., holding with raised r. hand staff over r. shoulder and in l. hand jar
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1242 (1 ex., Wien, rev. from same die)
b) Varbanov (engl.) 2181 (same dies)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.10.8.3 (same dies)
very rare (R8), F
From Forum Ancient Coins, thanks!

The identity of the figur is discussed. Probably it is Pan.
Jochen
nikopolis_caracalla_AMNG1493var(rev).jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 18. Caracalla, HrHJ (2015) 8.18.10.12 (plate coin)14 viewsCaracalla as Caesar, AD 196-198
AE 16, 1.92g, 16.02mm, 30
obv. M AVR KA - ANTWNNO (read from outside)
Bare head, r.
rev. NIKOPOLI - T POC(sic!) ICTR
Hermes , nude, stg. l., holding kerykeion in l. arm and purse in r. hand
ref. a) not in AMNG:
rev. AMNG I/1, 1493 (depiction)
obv. f.e. AMNG I/1, 1515 (for star)
b) cf. Varbanov (engl.) 2955 (= AMNG 1493)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No. 8.18.10.12 (plate coin)
about VF/F+, black-green patina

This coin has 2 legend errors: ANTWNNOC and POC ICTR!
Jochen
vabalathus_381S.jpg
Vabalathus, Estiot 125447 viewsVabalathus, AD 271-272
AE - Antonianus, 4.37g, 20.5mm, 180
Antiochia, 1st emission, November 270-March 272, 6th officina
obv. IMP C AVRELIANVS AVG
bust, cuirassed, radiate, r,
below S (Digamma)
rev. VABALATHVS VC R IM DR
bust, draped and cuirassed, seen from behind, diademed and laureate, r.
RIC V/1, (Aurelian) 381 corr.; C.1; Estiot no.1254, pl.41
Scarce, about VF, nice light-brown sandpatina

On this type Vabalathus wears obviously a laurel-wreath and a taenia too. This is not mentioned in RIC nor elsewhere! Probably this type was struck by Zenobia to get the acceptance of his son as Augustus by Aurelian.
Jochen
nikopolis_julia_domna_wreath_neu.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 17. Julia Domna, HrHJ (2015) 8.17.54.03 (plate coin)10 viewsJulia Domna, AD 193-217
AE 18, 5.44g, 18.04mm, 0
obv. IOVL DO - CEBACT
Bust, draped, r.
rev. NIKOPOLIT PROC ICTRO
laurel-wreath, dot in centre
ref. a) not in AMNG
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2015) No.8.7.4.3 (plate coin)
very rare (R7), F+, brown patina

This type is known for Septimius Severus too.
Curtis Clay: An interesting rev. type, perhaps to be associated with congratulations sent by Nicopolis to the imperial family in 198 for the elevation of Caracalla to joint Augustus and Geta to Caesar.
Jochen