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Jochen's Aurei


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5 files, last one added on Sep 17, 2008

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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40 files, last one added on Feb 01, 2015

Jochen's Byzantine coins


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1 files, last one added on May 20, 2008

Jochen's Greek coins


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81 files, last one added on Jan 15, 2015

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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919 files, last one added on Feb 25, 2015

Provincials: Markianopolis


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259 files, last one added on Oct 26, 2014

Provincials: Thrace, Macedonia, Greece


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185 files, last one added on Oct 30, 2014

Provincials: Asia minor


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204 files, last one added on Oct 30, 2014

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


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77 files, last one added on Nov 17, 2014

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Last additions - Jochen's Gallery
nikopolis_commodus_HrHJ(2013)8_10_32_04var.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 10. Commodus, HrHJ (2013) 8.10.32.04 var. #23 viewsCommodus, AD 177-192
AE 28, 11.48g, 28.18mm, 60°
struck under governor Caecilius Servilianus
obv. AV - T KAI M AR AVRH - KO[MODOC]
Laureate head r.
rev. HG - EM KAIKI CERBEILI NEIK[o]P PROC IC - T
River god, bearded, nude to hips, leaning l., holding water plants in r. hand and resting
with l. arm on urn from which water flows l.
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1235 var.
b) this variant not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013) No. 8.10.32.4 var. (has PROC IC)
F+, brown green patina
JochenFeb 25, 2015
judaea_alex_jannaeus_Hendin474_#4.jpg
Judaea, Alexander Jannaeus, Hendin 474 #42 viewsAlexander Jannaeus (Yehonatan), 103-76 BC
AE - Prutah, 2.23g, 14.49mm, 0°
Jerusalem
obv. Paleo-Hebrew legend in 4 lines in laurel wreath, from r. to l.:
YHWN / TN H K G / DWL W (Ch)B / YH[R] (sic!)
= Yehonatan Ha K[ohen] Gadol We Chaver Yehu[dim]
= Yehonatan the High Priest and the Council of the Jews
rev. Double Cornucopiae, decorated with ribbons, in dotted circle, between horns a pomegranate with long
stalk
ref. GBC4 474; AJC I group Fa27; TJC group Q27
about VF, nice inscription, black patina with earthen deposits
Pedigree:
ex coll. Schöttle/Stuttgart (acquired 1968)

The last R (at the wrong place!) is missed, but there is enough space for it.
1 commentsJochenFeb 19, 2015
nikopolis_elagabal_HrHJ(2013)8_26_10_6.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 26. Elagabal, HrHJ (2013) 8.26.10.061 viewsElagabal, AD 218-222
AE 17, 2.75g, 16.77mm, 15°
obv. [AVT K M AVR] - ANTWNINOC
Bust, draped and cuirassed, seen from behind, laureate, r.
rev. NIKOPOLITWN PROC ICTRON
Hermes, nude, chlamys over l. arm, stg. l., holding kerykeion in l. arm and in extended r. hand purse
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 2021 (2 ex., Paris, Rollin)
b) Varbanov (engl.) 340
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013) No. 8.26.10.6
F, grey green patina
JochenFeb 17, 2015
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2013)8_14_10_21var(rev)~0.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2013) 8.14.10.21 var. (rev. only)1 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 19, 2.63g, 18.05x21.08mm, 210°
obv. AV KAI CE - CEVHROC
laureate head r.
rev. NIKOPOLIT - PROC IC
Hermes, nude, chlamys over l. shoulder, stg. l., holding in l. arm kerykeion and in
extended r. hand purse
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1373 var. (has ICTR)
b) Varbanov (engl.) 2361
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013):
rev. No. 8.14.10.21 var. (has NIKOPOLI - T)
obv. e.g. No. 8.14.38.23 (same die)
F+, flan excentric
JochenFeb 17, 2015
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2013)8_14_1_19corr.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2013) 8.14.01.19 corr.3 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 19, 2.75g, 19.11mm, 30°
obv. [AV K]AI CE. - CEVHROC
laureate head r.
rev. NIKOPOL - IT[WN]
Zeus enthroned l., resting with raised l. hand on sceptre and holding in extended r. hand
patera
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 1347 (4 ex., Berlin, Bukarest, in trade)
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013) No. .14.1.19 corr. (writes NEIKOPOL)
F/F+, dark green patina, some patina damage
JochenFeb 17, 2015
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2013)8_14_5_-_neu.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2013) 8.14.05.- possibly unpublished3 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 27, 12.03g
struck under governot Ovinius Tertullus
obv. AV.K.L.CEP. - CEVHROC.P
Bust, draped and cuirassed, seen from behind, laureate r.
rev. VPA OOV.TERTVLLOV NIKOPOLI PROC I.
Demeter, in long double chiton, veiled, stg. l., resting with raised r. hand on long burning torch and holding in extended
r. hand patera over modius with 4 grain-ears
ref. a) not in AMNG
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013):
rev. not listed
obv. e.g. No. 8.14.4.2 (same die)
possibly unpublished
rare, F+, dark green patina
JochenFeb 15, 2015
nikopolis_sept_severus_Nike_new.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2013) 8.14.09.-, unpublished?1 viewsSeptimius Severus,AD 193-211
AE 25, 7.93g, 25.01mm, 0°
struck under governor Aurelius Gallus
obv. AV K L CE - CEVHROC P (HR ligate)
Bust, draped and cuirassed, seen from behind, laureate, r.
rev. VP AVR GALLOV NIKOPO PROC I
Nike advancing l., holding in l. arm tropaion and in extended r. hand wreath
ref. a) not in AMNG
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013):
rev. No. 8.14.9.- (not listed)
obv. e.g. No. 8.14.1.31
probably unpublished
F, dark green patina, legend readable!
JochenFeb 14, 2015
nikopolis_geta_HrHJ(2013)8_22_1_4var.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 22. Geta, HrHJ (2013) 8.22.01.04 var.3 viewsGeta, AD 209-212
AE 29, 9.85g, 28.67mm, 30°
struck under governor Flavius Ulpianus
obv. AVT K P CE - P GETAC AV
Bust, draped and cuirassed, seen from behind, laureate, r.
rev. V FL OVLPIAC(sic!) NIKOPOLI / PROC IC. (N revers)
Eagle with half-open wings stg. frontal on small base, head with wreath in beak turned r.
ref. a) not in AMNG
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013):
rev. No.8.22.1.4 var (has OVLPIAN)
obv. No. 8.22.1.4 (same die)
about VF, dark green patina

Legend error
JochenFeb 13, 2015
tetricus_imitating_Elmer788.jpg
Tetricus I, barbarous radiate, Salus5 viewsAE 3 (antoninianus), 16.68mm, 1.79g, 0°
struck c. AD 270-280
obv. IMP TETRICVS [PF AVG]
bust, cuirassed, radiate, r.
rev. S[ALVS AVG]G
Salus stg. l., holding in raised l. hand anchor and feeding from patera in extended r. hand snake raising
from narrow burning altar
ref. RIC V/2, 127; C. 152/153; Elmer 788 (all references for the original only!)
about VF, dark brown patina

Fine style. Obv. looks nearly official.
1 commentsJochenFeb 01, 2015
rubrius_dossenus_Cr348_4.jpg
L. Rubrius Dossenus, Crawford 348/43 viewsL. Rubrius Dossenus, gens Rubria (his name only known from coins)
AR - Quinarius, 1.57g, 15.39mm, 0°
obv. Bearded head of Neptun r., trident over l. shoulder
behind DOS-SEN
rev. Victoria, half nude, head thrown back, advancing tiptoed r., holding over l. shoulder palm branch to which
three wreaths are attached; before her girlanded altar with omphalos atop around which snake is coiled.
beneath L.RVBRI
ref. Crawford 348/4; Sydenham 708; Rubria 4
F+, toned, obv. a bit excentric, altar clearly seen

Interesting reverse type, inadequately described in BMCRR, Sydenham, and Crawford. The same altar with
omphalos and snake separates the two faces of Janus on the obverse of an as struck by the same moneyer,
Crawford 348/5, pl. xlvi.
JochenFeb 01, 2015
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2013)8_14_47_9corr_#2.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus, HrHJ (2013) 8.14.47.09 corr. #25 viewsSeptimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 17, 3.03g, 16.88mm, 180°
obv. AV L.C - CEVHROC
laureate head r.
rev. NIKOP - OLI PROC I
Altar with omphalos entwined by snake, head r.
ref. a) not in AMNG
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013) No.8.14.47.9 corr. (omphalos not mentioned)
about VF, dark green patina
JochenJan 31, 2015
nikopolis_sept_severus_HrHJ(2013)8_14_8_22(rev).jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 14. Septimius Severus,HrHJ (2013) 8.14.08.22 (rev. only)1 views Septimius Severus, AD 193-211
AE 16, 3.04g,15.86mm, 0°
obv. AV L C - CEVHROC
laureate head r.
rev. NIKOP - OLI PROC
Dionysos,nude, stg. l., resting with raised l. hand on thyrsos and holding in extended r. hand drinking
horn; at his feet l. the panther
ref. a) not in AMNG
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013):
rev. No. 8.14.8.22 corr. (panther not mentioned)
obv. e.g. No.8.14.5.4
very rare, F, nearly black patina, general roughness

This now is the 3rd coin in my collection where Dionysos is holding a drinking horn. And we have this rare rev. type with 2 different obv. dies
JochenJan 22, 2015
produktive_pfänder.jpg
Productive Distrainors2 viewsbronze medal, 40.42g, 50.66mm, 0°
without signature
obv. PRODUKTIVE - PFÄNDER
A German coal miner with hammer, mallet and light squeezed out in a press by the Gallic
Cock in boots and wearing gun
below 11.JAN.1923
rev. ES HANDELT / SICH NICHT DARUM / DEUTSCHLAND ZU / RUINIEREN, DAS /
WOLLEN / WIR NICHT!
text in 6 lines, beneath PONCARE
all covered by a big question mark

Translation:
obv. produktive distrainors (France has occupied the Ruhr after Germany wasn't able to
implement the conditions of the Treaty of Versailles.
rev. It's not the point to ruin Germany, that's not what we want to do!

Propaganda medal against Poincare and the French occupation of the Ruhr
JochenJan 22, 2015
schmachtaler.jpg
German Misery and Ignominy Thaler5 viewssilvered bronze coin, 38.25mm, 19.41g, 0°
struck by L. Chr. Lauer, Nürnberg, 1923
design by Wittig-Friesen
obv. DEUTSCHER / NOT UND SCHMACH / TALER
broken sword
at lower border LAUER NÜRNBERG
rev. SCHWARZE SCHMACH UND KULTURSCHANDE AM RHEIN *
French colonial soldier hassles nude German woman with bayonet
below in small letters WITTIG-FRIESEN

Translation:
obv. German / misery and ignomony / thaler
rev. Black ignomony and cultural outrage on the Rhine

A racist propaganda medal against the French occupation of the Ruhr 1923
JochenJan 22, 2015
laelian_9.jpg
Laelianus, RIC V, 25 viewsLaelianus, March or April - May 269
AR - Antoninianus, 3.21g, 19.04mm, 180°
Mainz, 269
obv. [I]MP C LAELIANVS PF [AVG]
Bust, cuirassed, radiate, r.
rev. VICTO - [R - I] - A AV - G
Victoria advancing r., holding palm branch over l. shoulder and wreath in raised r. hand
ref. RIC V/2, 9; C.4
rare, about VF
JochenJan 15, 2015
kappadokien_ariobarzanesIII_Simonetta3a.jpg
Kingdom of Cappadocia, Ariobarzanes III. Eusebes Philoromaios, Simonetta 3a2 viewsAriobarzanes III. Eusebes Philoromaios, 52-42 BC
AR - drachm, 3.79g, 16.5mm, 0°
struck in Mazaka or Eusebeia, 42 BC
obv. diademed head r.
rev. BASILEWS ARIOBARZ[ANOY] EYSE[BOYS] [KAI FILORWMAIOY] (outside the flan)
Athena Nikephoros stg. l., holding Nike with wreath in extended r. hand and in l. hand spear and shield
set on ground.
in inner l. field star in crescent, in inner r. field monogram
beneath IA (year 11) (outside the flan)
ref. Simonetta 3a; Simonetta coll. 4 var.; BMC Galatia p.42, 4; SNG von Aulock 6326; not in SNG
Copenhagen, nor in SNG Fitzwilliam
F, toned
ex coll. Elvira Clain-Stefanelli (1914-2001; she was director and curator of the Smithsonian Institution and an important numismatist, like her husband)

From Forum Ancient Coins, thanks!
JochenJan 15, 2015
kappadokien_ariobarzanesI_Simonetta45a.jpg
Kingdom of Cappadocia, Ariobarzanes I. Philoromaios, Simonetta 45a4 viewsAriobarzanes I. Philoromaios, 97-63 BC
AR - drachm, 3.82g, 17.7mm, 0°
struck 67-66 BC
obv. diademed heád r.
rev. BASILEWS ARIOBARZAN FILORWMAIOV
Athena Nikephoros stg. l., holding Nike with wreath in extended r. hand, holding in l. hand
spear and shield set on ground;
in inner l. field monogram GA, beneath LA (year 31)
ref.: Simonetta 45a; Simonetta coll. 61; BMC Galatia p.40, 22; SNG Copenhagen 156; not in SNG von Aulock,
nor in SNG Fitzwilliam
VF, toned

From Forum Ancient Coins, thanks!
JochenJan 15, 2015
nikopolis_elagabal_HrHJ(2013)8_26_22_17(rev).jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolois ad Istrum, 26. Elagabal, HrHJ (2013) 8.26.22.17 (rev. only)3 viewsElagabal, AD 218-222
AE 19, 2.58g, 18.82mm, 0°
obv. AVT K AVRH - ANTWNINO
laureate head r. (?)
rev.: NIKOPOLITWN PROC ICTRON
Glykon snake, crowned, in 4 coils erected r.
ref. a) AMNG I/1, 2031
b) Varbanov (engl.) 3865
c) not in Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013)
rev. No. 8.26.22.17
obv. not listed
about VF, nearly black patina
JochenJan 15, 2015
nabatea_aretasIV_Meshorer121.jpg
Nabatean Kingdom, Aretas IV & Shuqailat I, Meshorer 1213 viewsAretas IV Philopatris, 9 BC - AD 40
Nabatean: Harithath
AE 11, 0.73g, 10.73mm, 180°
Petra
obv. laureate head of Aretas IV (smaller than usual)
rev. draped and veiled bust of Shuqailat r.
ref. Meshorer 121
scarce, VF, dark green patina
1 commentsJochenDec 29, 2014
nikopolis_geta_HrHJ(2013)8_22_47_8corr_2.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, 22. Geta, HrHJ (2013) 8.22.47.08 corr. #23 viewsGeta as Caesar, AD 198-209
AE 18, 1.91g, 17.64mm, 15°
obv. L CEP K - GETAC
Bust, draped and cuirassed, seen from behind, bare-headed, r.
rev. NIKOPOLI[TWN] PROC I
Tripod, central foot entwined by snake, head r.
ref. a) not in AMNG
b) not in Varbanov (engl.)
c) Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013) No. 8.22.47.8 corr. (writes L CEPTI and PROC ICT)
rare, S+, dark green patina

The obv. legend was first misread as L CEPTI. This is my 2nd ex. of this type and after cleaning it is clearly L CEP K and not L CEPTI!
JochenDec 09, 2014

Random files - Jochen's Gallery
philippopolis_caracalla_Eros_neu.jpg
Thracia, Philippopolis, Caracalla, Eros, unpublished?6 viewsCaracalla as Caesar, AD 195-198
AE - AE 19, 4.28g, 18.52mm, 30°
obv. M AV KAI - ANTWNEINOC
Bust, draped, bare-headed, r.
rev. FILIPPO - POLEITWN
Eros, nude, winged, stg. l. with crossed legs, resting on narrow column, holding flaming torch in r. hand
downwards
ref. not in Varbanov (engl.); not in Jarman/Lawrence; unpublished?
about VF, green patina, nicely rendered wing, Eros here in a more adult shape
Jochen
constantinI_sirmium48.jpg
Constantine I RIC VII, Sirmium 4856 viewsConstantine I the Great 307 - 337
AE - AE 3, 3.55g, 19mm
Sirmium 1. officina, 324 - 325
obv. CONSTAN - TINVS AVG
laureate head r.
rev. SARMATIA - DEVICTA
Victory advancing r., holding trophy in r. hand and
palmbranch in l. hand, spurning captive sitting on ground to r.
exergue: SIRM
RIC VII, Sirmium 48; C.487; LRBC 802
about EF, flan crack
Jochen
sardeis_pseudoautonom_SNGcop513var.jpg
Lydia, Sardeis, pseudo-autonomous, SNG Copenhagen 513 var.13 viewsAE 19, 3.23g, 18.96mm, 180°
struck 2nd-3rd century AD
obv. CAR - DIC
Bust of Tyche Sardis, draped and veiled, wearing mural crown, r.
rev. CARDIANWN. - .B.NEWKORWN
Cult statue of Kore, wearing polos, stg. frontal, surmounted by star and crescent; grain-ears l., poppy r.
ref. SNG Copenhagen 513 var.; SNG von Aulock 3141 var (both without grain-ears and poppy); Paris 1971, 405
rare variant, VF, black-green patina
Jochen
nikopolis_caracalla_Crescent_barbarous_1.jpg
Moesia inferior, Nikopolis ad Istrum, X barbaric imitation, 18. Caracalla, HrHJ (2013) 8(?).18(?).48.01 (plate coin)19 viewsCaracalla as Caesar, AD 196-198
AE 16, 2.60g, 15.85mm, 135°
so-called barbaric imitation
obv. [M AV KAI AN]TWNIN (from upper right)
Bust, draped, bare-headed, r.
rev. NI[KOPOLITWN PR]OC IC.
Crescent with 1 star in the cavity
ref. Hristova/Hoeft/Jekov (2013) No. 8(?).18(?).48.1 (plate coin)
very rare, F+

The legible parts of the blundered legends suggest Nikopolis and Caracalla.
Jochen
philippopolis_commodus_Varbanov1018.jpg
Thracia, Philippopolis, Commodus, Varbanov 101814 viewsCommodus, AD 177-192
AE 25, 9.48g, 24.83mm
obv. AV M AR - AV KOMOD - OC
Head, laureate, r.
rev. FILIPP - OP - OLEITWN
Demeter, veiled, in long garment an with mantle over l. arm, stg. frontal, head l., holding in l. arm burning short torch and in raised r. hand grain-ears and poppy; at her feet l. a burning thymaterion.
ref. Varbanov (engl.) 1018, same dies (even the same die damages!)
F+, dark green patina

Coin is sadly in a bad state, but the thymiaterion is beautiful!
Jochen