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Antigoneia_Mantinea.jpg
Achaean league - AR hemidrachm7 viewsAntigoneia (Mantinea)
c. 188-180 BC
head of laureate Zeus right
(AX) monogram all within wreath
A_N

Benner 5; BCD Peloponnesos 1492.2; HGC 5, 926
ex Lanz
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Megalopolis.jpg
Achaean league - AR hemidrachm14 viewsMegalopolis
160-146 BC
laureate head of Zeus right
monogram, thunderbolt below, all within wreath
ΞB
K (AX) A
M
Benner 17; BCD Peloponnesos 1551.1; HGC 5, 953
ex Roma numismatics
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Dyme~0.jpg
Achaean league - AR hemidrachm7 viewsDyme
c. 86 BC
head of laureate Zeus right
fish under (AX) monogram all within wreath
(APT) left / ΔY up
Clerk 55; BCD Peloponnesos 482
2,20g

ex Forum Ancient Coins
ex Jiří Militký
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Megara.jpg
Achaean league - AR hemidrachm8 viewsMegara
c. 175-168 BC
laureate head of Zeus Amarios right
lyre above (AX) monogram, all within wreath
ΔΩ_PO
BCD Peloponessos 27.1; McClean 6431-2, Benner S. 78, 4; HGC 4, 1805
ex Lanz
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1322_Pallantion.jpg
Achaean league - AR hemidrachm8 viewsPallantion
100-80 BC
Peloponnesos
laureate head of Zeus right
(AX) monogram, trident below, all within wreath
A
Π_Λ
(YE)
BCD Peloponnesos 1593.2; Benner 4; HGC 5, 969
ex Rauch
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Aegae_Zeus.jpg
Aegae - AE 106 views2nd - 1st century BC
helmeted head of Athena right
naked Zeus standing half right holding eagle and scepter
AIΓAEΩN
(APE) (TAP) / (ΠAΩ)
BMC 13 S96,13; SNG KOP 21 8; SNG AUL 1597; SNG TÜBINGEN 2681
5,24g
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Agathopolis.jpg
Agathopolis - AE5 viewsc. 300 BC
young male head right wearing tania
facing double boddied owl
AΓA_ΘO
AMNG -; SNG Copenhagen -; SNG Stancomb -; BMC -; Head p. 258
ex Savoca
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Aigai_AE.jpg
Aigai - AE12 views3rd century BC
laureate head of Apollo right
goat head right
SNGvA 1593; BMC Troas p. 95, 6-8 var. (with ethnic)
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Aigaien_Cilicia.jpg
Aigeai, Cilicia - AE8 views164-120 BC
turreted head Tyche righ
bridled horse head left
AIΓEAIΩN
(TPAM)
Bloesch 39; SNG Levante 1635; SNG BnF 2284; SNGvA 8663; BMC Lycaonia p. 20, 1; SNG Cop 28 var. (monogram)
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Amisos.jpg
Amisos - AE 2118 views85-65 BC
Aegis facing
Nike advancing right, holding palm over shoulder
AMI_ΣOY
(ΠΩΔ) _ (AVTE)
RecGen 44; SNG BM Black Sea 1177-1179; cf. SNG Cop 170.
6,90g
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73_Amphipolis.jpg
Amphipolis - AE 188 views187-31 BC
head of Poseidon wearing tania right
horse walking right
A / MΦIΠ / O
ΛITΩN
(ANT)
SNG ANS 128. SNG Cop. 65
4,56g
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Macedon_tetradrachm.jpg
Amphipolis - AR tetradrachm24 viewsc. 168-149 BC
bust of Artemis Tauropolos right, bow and quiver on shoulder, all on Macedonian shield
club within oak wreath, thunderbolt left
MAKEΔONΩN // ΠPΩTHΣ
(AP)
SNG Cop 1310 - 1311; SNG Ashmolean 3290; BMC Macedonia p. 7, 2
ex Aurea
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Apamea.jpg
Apameia, Phrygia - AE tetrachalkon8 views133-48 BC
laureate head of Zeus right
Artemis Anatis facing
AΠAME / HPAKΛEI / EΓΛO
BMC Phrygia 69; SNG Cop 183; SGCV II 5121; SNG von Aulock 347
7,52g
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Apamea_Syria.jpg
Apameia, Syria - AE8 views10-9 BC
head of Dionysos right wearing ivy-wreath
cornucopia
AΠAMEΩN / THΣ IEPAΣ
Γ T / KAI AΣYΛOY
RPC I 4354
ex Roma Numismatics
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Aptera.jpg
Aptera, Crete - AE9 views250-67 BC
laureate head of Apollo right
lyre
A_Π
Svoronos, Numismatique 42; SNG Copenhagen 336; Traeger 11; Lindgren Coll. II 1708
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Argos.jpg
Argos - AR triobol22 views125-80 BC
forepart of dog
big A, trident below
Δ _ A / MAP
BCD Peloponnesos 1145; SNG Copenhagen 47-8
2,03g 16-14 mm
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Gallienus_Athens.jpg
Athens - AE7 views
struck in the reign of Gallienus 264-267 AD
draped bust of Athena right wearing crested Corinthian helmet
Athena Parthenos facing, head left, holding Nike with wreath. Left hand resting on shield set on ground holding spear
AΘHNA_IΩN
BMC Attica p. 95, 684; SNG Cop 384
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1342_Athens.jpg
Athens - AE7 views264-267 AD
draped bust of Athena right wearing crested helmet
mirror image of acropolis of Athens from northwest - Panathenaic way lead upward to the Propylaia; at summit, large statue of Athena Promachos standing right, Erechtheion to right; in center of rock, niche representing the Cave of Pan with his statue
AΘH_NAIΩN
Kroll 375 (same obv. die as 372b); Walker, Chronological 111–13a; Svoronos, Monnaies, pl. 98, 30–6
ex Galata
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Attalea.jpg
Attaleia - AE13 viewsc. 180-218 AD
bust of Athena right wearing crested Corinthian helmet and aegis, holding spear
Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopia
ATTAΛE_ATΩN
RPC IV.2, 2496 (temporary); SNG von Aulock 2911; Mionnet IV, 61; Kraft pl. 114.12a.
ex Savoca
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1488_Chabakte~5.jpg
Chabakta - AE5 viewsc. 100-85 BC
times of Mithradates VI Eupator
head of Perseus right wearing Phrygian helmet
drinking pegasos left
XABAKTΩN / (AΦP) / ?
SNG Stancomb 714; SNG Cop 204; SNG BM 1258; Rec Gen p. 77, 1
Johny SYSEL
783_Dioscuriasx.jpg
Dioskourias - AE2 viewstimes of Mithradates VI Eupator
105-90 BC
caps of the Dioskouroi (pilei) surmounted by stars
thyrsos
ΔI_OΣ / KOV_PIA / Δ_OΣ
SNG BM 1021
ex Solidus
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69_Dyrrhachion.jpg
Dyrrhachion - AR drachm9 viewsRoman Protectorate
92-48 BC
cow standing right, calf standing left, ivy-wreath, tripod right
ΦIΛΩTAΣ
(AΓ)
double stellate pattern within double linear square
ΔYP_KΛEI_TOPI_OY
Ceka 454
3,29g
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Ekkarra~0.jpg
Ekkarra - AE 136 viewsc. 325-320 BC
laureate head of Zeus left
Artemis standing left, leaning on scepter
EKKA_PPEI
Liampi, Ekkarra 47 (V13/R25); BM 1933.2.14.325
1,90g
ex Gitbud-Naumann
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Elauisa.jpg
Elaioussa - AE11 views1st century BC
turreted, veiled and draped bust of Tyche right wearing earring and necklace
A
Nike advancing left, holding wreath
EΛ_AIOYΣIΩN
EM / CTP
SNG France 1157 var. (controls); SNG Levante 838 var. (controls)
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Ephesos~0.jpg
Ephesos - AE12 viewsAthenagoros magistrate
280 - 258 BC
bee in wreath
E_Φ
stag grazing right, quiver above
AΘHNAΓOP
Leiden coll. Kinns E,2
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603_Ephesos_bee.JPG
Ephesos - AE7 views295-280 BC
bee
E _ Φ
stag right, quiver above
AΠOΛΛOΔΩPOΣ
BMC 80-81; SNG Tuebingen 2773; Head Chronology, p. 41, class b, 1
4,36g
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607_Ephesos_bee.JPG
Ephesos - AE 139 views48-27 BC
bee in wreath
E _ Φ
stag standing right looking left; torch behind
ΠYΘΩN
SNG Cop 347; SNG Tuebingen 2805; SNG von Aulock 1873; Waddington 1604; Head Chronology, p. 76, 13; Subhi 2767.
2,62g
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Efez_Solon.jpg
Ephesos - AE 1811 views280-258 BC
bee in wreath
E _ Φ
stag grazing right, quiver above
ΣOΛΩN
BMC 84; SNG Cop 269; SNG von Aulock 1842; Head Chronology, p. 48, 5
4,21g
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Efez1.jpg
Ephesos - AE 208 views48-27 BC
Draped bust of Artemis right wearing stephane, bow and quiver at shoulder
Two stags standing face to face with long torch between them
ΔHMH_TPIOΣ / KΩ_KOΣ
E_Φ
ΣΩΠATPOΣ
SNG Cop 342-343; BMC 182-184; SNG von Aulock 1872 and 7856; Waddington 1608; Head, Chronology..p. 78, 6; SNG Munich 88-89
4,43g
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Efez2.jpg
Ephesos - AE 2010 views48-27 BC
Draped bust of Artemis right wearing stephane, bow and quiver at shoulder
Two stags standing face to face with long torch between them
ΔHMH_TPIOΣ / KΩ_KOΣ
E_Φ
ΣΩΠATPOΣ
SNG Cop 342-343; BMC 182-184; SNG von Aulock 1872 and 7856; Waddington 1608; Head, Chronology..p. 78, 6; SNG Munich 88-89
5,10g
Johny SYSEL
Ephesus_Tyche.jpg
Ephesus - AE 1115 views305-288 BC
draped and turreted bust of Tyche? left, wearing earring and necklace
bee
E _ Φ
BMC 68-70; SNGvA 1839; SNGCop 256
1,13g 10,5mm
Johny SYSEL
Gordus-Julia.jpg
Gordus-Julia - AE8 viewsc. 198-235 AD
bust of Herakles right wearing lion's skin knotted around neck
lion walking right
ΓOPΔHNΩN
IOVΛI
BMC 91, 15; SNG München 183
ex Savoca
Johny SYSEL
Phrixos.jpg
Halos - AE dichalkon11 views3rd century BC
laureate head of Zeus right
Phrixos on ram right, cloak flying
AΛE_Ω_N
BCD Thessaly II 86.4 corr., SNG Cop 64 var., Rogers 242 var.
ex Lanz
Johny SYSEL
Heraclea_Sintica~0.jpg
Heracleia Sintike - AE 1519 viewscirca 100-50 BC
macedonian shield
·HPAKΛEWTWN·
club
EΠI CTPYMONI
SNGCop 185
3,86g 15mm
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1407_Hierapolis.jpg
Hierapolis - AE5 views211-249 AD
draped bust of Roman Senate right; countermark
IEPA CV_NKΛHTOC
Hades abduces Persephone in quadriga right
IEPA_Π_O_Λ_ITΩN
NEΩKO
PON
BMC 86-7; SNG Cop. - , SNG v.Aul. 3633. ex MZ 130, 2006, 265; Howgego 278 (for c/m).
6,60g
ex Savoca
Johny SYSEL
Hieropolis_Kastabala.jpg
Hieropolis Kastabala - AE13 views2nd - 1st century BC
veiled and turreted head of Tyche right
diademed head of king (Alexander the Great) right
ΙΕΡΟΠΟ_ΛΕΙΤWN
similar: SNG France 2226-7
https://www.acsearch.info/search.html?id=617289
Johny SYSEL
Histaia.jpg
Histiaia - AR tetrobol7 views267-146 BC
head of Histiaia with wine-wreath
nymph Histiaia seated right on stern of galley, holding stylis; ornate apluster; trident below
IΣTI_AIEΩN
BMC Central p. 129, 52; SGCV I 2498 var.
Johny SYSEL
Histiaea.jpg
Histiaia imitative - AR tetrobol41 viewsMacedonia - Roman military mint
c. 168 BC
head of Histiaia with wine-wreath
nymph Histiaia seated right on stern of galley, holding stylis; ornate apluster
IΣTI_AIEΩN
crescent below
See SGCV I p. 233 note following #2498
1,74g 13mm

Sear notes crude Histiaia imitations seem to have been struck in Macedonia just prior to the Roman victory in 168 BC. Roman military mints sometimes struck imitative types to make local payments.
Johny SYSEL
Priene_Dionysioy_1.jpg
Ionia, Priene - AE 1736 views150-125 BC
helmeted head of Athena right
facing owl standing on amphora over palm branch
ΠPIH on left
ΔIONY / ΣIOY to right
BMC 50
7,58g 16 mm
Johny SYSEL
Priene_Dionysioy_2.jpg
Ionia, Priene - AE 1735 views150-125 BC
helmeted head of Athena right
facing owl standing on amphora over palm branch within wreath
ΠPIH on left
ΔIONY / ΣIOY to right
BMC 50
5,97g 19-16mm
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Priene_Achilleides.jpg
Ionia, Priene - AE 2040 views150-125 BC
helmeted head of Athena right
facing owl standing on amphora, star above pileus on both sides (caps of Castor and Polydeuces)
ΠPI_H
AXIΛΛEI / ΔHΣ
REGLING PRIENE 166/167; SNG AUL 2156; BMC 48
6,02g 20-18 mm

My first greek coin.
Johny SYSEL
1464_Istros.jpg
Istros - AR drachm11 viewsc. 256/255 - 240 BC
heads of Heloros and Aktaios sons of Istros? facing, right one upside down
sea eagle flying left grasping a dolphin
IΣTPIH
A
Dima subgroup VIII, 2, pl. XXII, 3 ff.; AMNG I/I 416; SNG BM 237; SNG Stancomb 144; SNG Cop 192; BMC Thrace p. 25, 2
ex Aurea
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1309_Kios_Mithra.JPG
Kios - AE11 views325-300 BC
head of Mithra right wearing peaked cap
Kantharos with two grape vines within wreath of grain
A
K_I
SNG Copenhagen 382
ex Savoca
Johny SYSEL
615_Kolophon_Metrodoros.jpg
Kolophon - AE 136 views320 - 294 BC
laureate head of Apollo right
horse right
MHTPOΔΩPOΣ
KOΛ
Cf. Kinns 125-32; SNG von Aulock 7915
1,61g
Johny SYSEL
Kolophon_Akastos.jpg
Kolophon - AE 155 views330-285 BC
diademed head of Apollo right
lyre, palm right
AKAΣTOΣ ?
KO
obverse similar to: BMC 38 (bigger flan); SNG von Aulock 7912 (bigger flan)
revers: Kinns 50-51; Milne, Colophon 145-146
2,42g
Johny SYSEL
Kolophon_AE.jpg
Kolophon - AE 186 views330-285 BC
laureate head of Apollo right
rider holding spear pointed forwards & with chlamys flying behind, on horseback prancing right
KOΛ / APIΣTOΦANHΣ
Milne 129; Vienna 36616
4,31g
Johny SYSEL
1319_Korkyra.jpg
Korkyra - AR didrachm10 viewsc. 229-48 BC
head of Dionysos right wearing ivy-wreath
pegasos; below prow right
(KP) (AV) (KP)
HGC 6, 65
ex Savoca
Johny SYSEL
Korykeion.jpg
Korykos - AE8 views1st century BC
turreted head of Tyche right
ΣA
Hermes standing half left, wearing, petasos, holding phiale kerykeion
KΩPYKIΩTΩN
EΠI / ΔI
SNGvA 5679; SNG Cop 118 var. (control letters); BMC Lycaonia p. 66, 1 - 8 var. (same)
Johny SYSEL
Cyme.jpg
Kyme (Aiolis) - AE 1222 viewscirca 250 BC
head of Amazon Cyme right
forepart of horse right, vase behind
KY
ΛEΣBIOΣ
SNG Copenhagen 90; BMC Aeolis p. 109, 57
1,64g 12mm
Johny SYSEL
Laodikeia_Men.jpg
Laodikeia ad Lycum - AE8 viewsCornelius Dioskurides, magistrate
13-37 AD
bust of Men on crescent right wearing laureate Phrygian cap
ΛΑΟ_ΔΙΚΕΩΝ
eagle standing right, head left
(KOP) ΔΙΟΣΚOΥΡΙΔΗΣ
RPC I 2907; SNG Copenhagen 513
ex Savoca
Johny SYSEL
Nacrasa~0.jpg
Lydia, Nacrasa - AE11 viewsc. 98-138 AD
draped youthful bust of Roman Senate right
IEPA CVNKΛHTOC
turreted draped bust of Tyche right
NAKPA_CITΩN
RPC III, 1813; BMC Lydia p. 166, 9; SNG Cop 290; SNGvA 8239; Lindgren III 49
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653_Lysimachia.jpg
Lysimacheia - AE 119 views309-220 BC
helmeted head of Athena right
legend within grain-wreath
ΛY
SNG Cop. 921
1,24g
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Strymon_3.jpg
Macedon - AE 2133 views187-168 BC
head of rivergod Strymon right
ornamented wide trident
MAKE / ΔONΩN
(ΠΩP) / (NΔE)
AMNG III, S. 36, 54; SNG Copenhagen 1298-9 var.
6,49g 21-19 mm
Johny SYSEL
Strymon_1.jpg
Macedonia - AE 30 views187-168 BC
head of rivergod Strymon right
trident
MAKE / ΔONΩN
(ΩE) / (ME) / (H)
AMNG III, S. 37, 63; SNG Copenhagen 1298-9 var. (monograms).
6,57g 21-20 mm
Johny SYSEL
1246_Macedonia_Perseus.jpg
Macedonia - AE9 viewsPella or Amphipolis
179-168 BC
head of Perseus (hero) right wearing winged helmet peaked with griffin head; harpa right
eagle facing, head right; B_A / (ΠEP) / A (ΓH)
SNG Alpha Bank 1135-42 var.
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Macedonia_Gamioy.jpg
Macedonia - AE 1925 views148-146 BC
helmeted head of Athena right
feeding cow right
ΓΑMIOY / TAMIOY
SNG Copenhagen 1323
5,67g 18,5 mm
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Strymon_2.jpg
Macedonia - AE 2120 views187-168 BC
head of rivergod Strymon right
trident
MAKE / ΔONΩN
(ΩE) / (ME) / (H)
AMNG III, S. 37, 63; SNG Copenhagen 1298-9 var. (monograms).
5,91g 21-20 mm
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Macedonia_Aesillas.jpg
Macedonia - AR tetradrachm10 viewsAesiallas Quaestor
Thessalonica
90-75 BC
diademed head of Alexander III right, Horn of Ammon
MAKEΔONΩN
Θ
club, money-chest (cista) left, quaestor's chair (sella curulis) right, all within laurel wreath
AESILLAS
Q
AMNG III 217. SNG Cop. 1330
ex Solidus
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Macedon_nymph_prow.jpg
Macedonia - AR Tetrobol7 viewsPella or Amphipolis
c. 185-168 BC
head of Maenad right wreathed with vine leaves and grapes, wearing necklace and earrings
stern of galley right, star above
MAKE / ΔONΩN
M?
SGCV I 1384, SNG Cop 1292
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Macedon_x_Pella.jpg
Macedonia / Pella - AE 235 viewsoverstrike

Pella
c. 168-31 BC
helmeted head of Roma or hero Perseus right
inscription in oak wreath
ΠΕΛΛΗΣ
(ΠΩEA)? / (ΠAP)
SNG ANS 581; SNG Copenhagen 261
7,46g

host coin:

Macedonia
187-168 BC
diademed head of Poseidon right
inscription above and below club, all in oak wreath
MAKE / ΔONΩN
? / (HP)?
Laffaille323 var. BMC.52 Cop.1296
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356_Magnesia.jpg
Magnetes - AE 209 viewsDemetrias
197-146 BC
laureate head of Zeus left
Centaur holding branch right; owl under
MAΓNHTΩN
SNG Cop 160, BMC 34.8-9.
8,75g
ex Divus Numismatik
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656_Marathos_Cleopatra_I.jpg
Marathos - AE7 views187-186 BC
veiled bust of Cleopatra I (wife of Ptolemy V) right
prow left
MRTS (aramaic script)
III¯NNN (73)
BMC Phoenicia p. 122, 15 -18 and SNG Cop 158
3,71 g
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Marathos.jpg
Marathos - AE 229 viewsveiled head of Kleopatra I (or Berenike II) right
Marathos standing left, leaning on column, holding aphlaston
mim rosh tau / shin tau zain qoph IIIIIIII
beth / nun beth
J Rouvier 796 var
9,04g
ex Dionysos numismatik

qoph IIIIIIII is phoenician numeral for 108
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387_Mesembriax.jpg
Messembria - AE 182 views3rd - 2nd century BC
diademed female head right
Athena Promachos standing left, brandishing shield and spear
MEϠAM / BPIANΩN
Sear #1676; SNGCop 661, BMC 8, Moushmov 3978
5,72g
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Dionysopolis.jpg
Moesia, Dionysiopolis - AE 1622 viewslate 3rd - 2nd century BC
head of Dionysos right wreathed in ivy
bunch of grapes
ΔIONYΣ
Moushmov 79; Draganov Dionysopolis 1; SNG Stancomb 107 - 108; BMC Phrygia, p. 182, 1 (Dionysopolis, Phrygia); SNG BM -
2,75g 16-15,5 mm
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Mylasa_AE.jpg
Mylasa - AE9 viewsc. 210 - 30 BC
labrys
wide ornamented trident
MYΛA / ΣEΩN
Akarca 26; SNG Cop 424; BMC Caria p. 129, 14 - 16; Lindgren 654; SNGvA -,
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Neonteichos.jpg
Neonteichos - AE 118 viewsc. 2nd Century B.C.
helmeted head of Athena right, helmet decorated with griffin
owl standing right, head facing
(NE)
SNG Cop 245; BMC 1
0,72g
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658_Odessos.jpg
Odessos - AE 216 viewsc. 3rd - 2nd century BC
laureate head of Zeus right
the great god of Odessos with causia on head, holding cornucopiae, on horseback pacing right
(HΔP)
OΔHΣITΩN
AMNG 2200; Mionnet 890.
6,54g
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634_Oiniadai.jpg
Oiniadai - AE 229 views219-211 BC
laureate head of Zeus right
ΠPI
head of the river-god Achelous right
OINIAΔAN
(APK)
BMC 189, 8; SNG Cop. 402; Winterthur I, 1853
5,97g

ex Kamil Polak münzhandlung
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Olbia.jpg
Olbia - AE7 viewsc. 200-150 BC
laureate head of Apollo right; countermark - helmeted head (of Athena ?) right
lyre
OΛBIO
B_A/ EI_(PH)
SNG BM Black Sea 637-8
same as: http://www.forumancientcoins.com/gallery/displayimage.php?pos=-9834
ex Petr Schimandl
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Olympia_wreath.jpg
Olympia - AE tetrachalkon10 viewsmid 2nd century BC
laureate head of Zeus right
legend within wreath
FA / ΛEI / ΩN
Cf. BCD Olympia 302-5; cf. SNG Copenhagen 446-8; cf. BMC 150
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Olympia_eagle.jpg
Olympia - AR hemidrachm13 views312-271 BC
laureate head of Zeus right
eagle right; olive leaf right
F _ A
BMC 84. Dewing 1896. McClean 6637. SNG Delepierre 2158
2,65g
ex Aurea
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Pantikapaion.jpg
Pantikapaion - AE 1410 views304-250 BC
head of beardless Pan left
strung bow and arrow
ΠAN
MacDonald 116; SNG BM Black Sea 901-4
2,11g 15-14mm
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417_Pantikapaion.jpg
Pantikapaion - AE obol7 viewsoverstruck

3rd century BC
head of beardless Pan left, wreathed with ivy and grapes
strung bow and arrow (eight-rayed star countermark from undertype)
ΠAN
SNG Pushkin 956 (same undertype w/cm), SNG BM 868 (same), SNG Stancomb 560; undertype: SNG Pushkin 909 ff. (also w/star countermark)
5,73g
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Parium~0.jpg
Parion - AE semis12 viewscirca 45 BC
female head right wearing stephane
C__G
I__P
praefericulum
D__D
RPC I 2259; SNG France 1416
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669_Pella.jpg
Pella - AE 228 views187-31 BC
head of Pan right, pedum (shepherd's crook) at his shoulder
Athena Alkidemos holding spear and shield advancing right
ΠΕΛ / ΛΗΣ
(ΠΩPA) / (?)
BMC #5; Sear #1445; Moushmov #6449; SNG ANS 577
8,07g
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Pella_2.jpg
Pella - AE 1623 views187-168/167 BC
laureated head of Apollo right
lyre
ΠΕΛΛΗΣ
Moushmov Number 6447, (SNG ANS 587)
5,74g 16-15 mm
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35_Pella.jpg
Pella - AE 177 views187-168/167 BC
laureated head of Apollo right
lyre
ΠΕΛΛΗΣ / (?) AKΦ
BMC 11; SNG ANS 587
3,61g 18-16 mm
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Pergamon_Roma.jpg
Pergamon - AE 1618 viewsreverse brockage !

c. 98-138 AD
incuse reverse
draped turreted bust of Roma right
ΘEAN PΩ_MHN
crescent
RPC III, 1750, Lindgren III 277; SNGCop 446; BMC 213
2,38g

obverse:
draped bust of Senate right
ΘEON CYNKLHTON
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Pergamon_Asclepius.jpg
Pergamon - AE 1724 views133-16 BC
head of Asclepius right
a serpent-entwined staff
ΑΣΚΛΗΠΙΟΥ / ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ
Sear #3971
3,98g 17mm
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576_Pergamon_owl.JPG
Pergamon - AE 174 views200-133 BC
helmeted head of Athena right
owl standing facing on palm branch, wings open
AΘH_NAΣ / NIKHΦOPOY
monogram ? _ monogram ?
SGCV II 3962, SNG Cop 384 ff
2,19g
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Pergamon.jpg
Pergamon - AE 217 viewsc. 2nd century BC
head of Athena right wearing Corinthian helmet
trophy
AΘHNAΣ / NIKHΦOPOY
ΠEPΓ ?
Sear 3960; SNGCop 393ff, SNGvA 1374
5,56g
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Pergamon_cistophoric_tetra.jpg
Pergamon - AR cistophoric tetradrachm6 views76-67 BC
snake emerging from cista mystica, all in ivy wreath
coiled snakes, flanking ornamented bow-case, thyrsos right
MOΣ / (ΠYP)
(ΠEP)
Kleiner, Hoard 44; Pinder 124 var. (monogram in wreath); SNG France 1748 var. (same)
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626_Phanagoria.JPG
Phanagoria - AE 137 views3rd century BC
head of Silen wearing ivy-wreath right
bow and arrow
ΦA
SNG BM 994
1,81g
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1415_Philadelphia,_Cilicia2.jpg
Philadelphia (Cilicia) - AE4 viewsc. 98-117 AD
bust of Minerva or Athena right wearing crested helmet
ΦΙΛΑΔЄΛ_ΦEωΝ
horizontal branch with two grapes
KIH_TωN
RPC III, 3214; SNG Levante 574; SNG Pfalz 998; Lindgren & Kovacs A1571A

ex Aurea
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1310_Philadelphia.JPG
Philadelphia - AE6 viewsHermippos magistrate
2nd - 1st century BC
Macedonian shield (4 symetry)
winged thunderbolt, all within laurel wreath
EPMIΠ / ΠΩΣ / ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛ // ΦΕΩΝ
SNG Copenhagen 342; BMC 187.1-4var (Magistrat), Imhoof-Blumer, Lydien 9var (Rv.-Leg.), SNG von Aulock 3060; SNG München 396-397
ex Savoca
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Philippi.jpg
Philippi - AE 18?41 views41-68 AD
Victory left holding wreath and palm branch
VIC _ AVG
3 standards
COHOR _ PRAE
PHIL
SNG ANS 677; SNG Copen 305, SGI 32. RPC 1651
4,43g 19-16mm
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Pontus_comet.jpg
Pontos - AE11 viewsuncertain mint
130-100 BC
head of horse right, star with 8 rays
comet (or star with grain ear) 7 rays and tail
BM Black Sea 984; SNG Stancomb 653 corr.; HGC 7, 317.
ex Gitbud and Naumann
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Rhodos.jpg
Rhodos - AR didrachm9 viewsc. 316 - 304 BC
Helios head facing slightly right
rose, grape cluster left, bud to the right
POΔION
E
Ashton, Colossus Series 1b. SNG Keckman 445
ex Savoca
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Rhodos_Stasion.jpg
Rhodos - AR drachm3 views188-170 BC
radiate head of Helios right
rose with bud to right, pileus left all within incuse square
ΣTAΣIΩN / P_O
Jenkins, Rhodian, Group A, 13; cf. SNG Keckman 625 (symbol); SNG Copenhagen 829-30
2,85g
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Sagalassos~0.jpg
Sagalassos - AE 1313 viewsc. 1st century BC
laureate head of Zeus
two confronting goats standing on their hind legs, with forelegs on column
CAΓA
BMC Pisidia p. 241, 7; SGCV II 5469 var, SNGvA 5156 var
2,57g 13,5-12,5mm
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Saitta.jpg
Saitta - AE9 viewsc. 2nd century AD
draped bust of Serapis right wearing modius
Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopia
CAITT_HNΩN
Lindgren III, 506; BMC 33. 3.54; SNG Leypold I, 1147; SNRIS Saitta 03
ex Gorny & Mosch
ex Laurent Bricault collection
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Sardes_Herakles_Apollo.jpg
Sardis - AE 156 viewsc. 2nd - 1st Century BC
laureate and draped bust of young Heracles right
Apollo standing left, holding branch and bird - all within wreath
ΣAPΔIANΩN
ΛYΓ / AΣ __ MHNO / PONHΣ
SNGCop 492v
6,42g
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Seleukeia.jpg
Seleucia - AE8 views312-280 BC
laureate head of Zeus right
winged thunderbolt
ΣEΛEYKEΩN
(HYP)?
SNG Copenhagen 390; SNG München 966
ex Naumann
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Selge.jpg
Selge - AE 1212 viewsc. 2nd - 1st Century BC
bearded head of Herakles right with club across shoulder
winged thunderbolt and bow right
Σ_E_Λ
SNG Cop 263, SNG von Aulock 5288; BMC 47-48; Sear #5491
1,63g
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1401_Sestos2.jpg
Sestos - AE6 viewsc. 300 BC
female head left wearing sphendone
herm, palm frod left
ΣHΣ / Δ
SNG Copenhagen -; Klein -; cf. BMC 8; Rauch 94, lot 210.

ex Savoca
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Side_tetra.jpg
Side - AR tetradrachm5 views220-190 BC
helmeted head of Athena right
anchor - Seleucid countermark
Niké walkig left with wreath, pomegranate left
KΛE_YX
graffiti: ΔIOΓENOY
SNG Cop 400; SNG von Aulock 4797; c.m.: Houghton and Lorber II, 63
ex Savoca
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Sykion.jpg
Sikyon - AR hemidrachm15 viewsc. 330-280 BC
chimera walking left
ΣI
dove flying left

BCD Peloponnesos 292; SNG Cop 64; BMC Peloponnesus p. 46, 124
2,79g
ex Jiří Militký
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Smyrna.jpg
Smyrna - AE12 viewsmid 3rd century AD
head of Zeus Arkaios right
ZEYC AKPAIOC
eagle standing left, head right, wreath in beak
CMVPNA_IΩN
RPC VI, 4696 (temporary); SNG Cop 1287; BMC Ionia, p. 255, 165
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Smyrna_Athenagoras.jpg
Smyrna - AE7 viewsAthenagoras
c. 75-50 BC
laureate head of Apollo right
hand in caestus right, branch above
ΣMYPNAIΩN // AΘHNAΓOPAΣ
Milne, Autonomous Period XVII, Group δ, 390; SNG Copenhagen –.
ex Savoca
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Stratonikeia~0.jpg
Stratonikeia - AE 126 views168-27 BC
laureate head of Zeus right
eagle standing left, head right
P_A / C_T
BMC 13 var. SNG Cop. 486 var.
1,43g
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Tabae_Artemon.jpg
Tabae - AR drachm13 viewsArtemon son of Papius
1st century BC
head of Zeus right
Artemis standing right, quiver on shoulder, holding torch and arrow
APTEMΩΝ ΠΑΠΙΟΥ__AP TABHNΩΝ
BMC Greek (Caria, Cos, Rhodes) 19.p162; cf. SNG Copenhagen 531
Gitbud and Naumann
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Termessos.jpg
Termessos - AE10 views200 - 268 AD
helmeted and cuirassed Solymos bust right
TEP_M_HCCΩN
Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopia
AVTO_NOMΩN
SNG BN Paris 2172; SNG von Aulock 5343,
ex Savoca
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Thessalian_league.jpg
Thessalian League - AE 20 (trichalkon)40 viewsc. 150-100 BC
head of Apollo right
Athena Itonia right throwing spear holding shield
ΘEΣΣA / ΛΩN
ΦIΛOK
A / Σ _ OP
(ΓA)
Rogers 21; Sear #2238; Lindgren II 1413
6,68g 20-18 mm
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666_Thessalonica_Athena_horse_.JPG
Thessalonica - AE 175 views187-31 BC
helmeted head of Athena right
horse running right, below caduceus
ΘEΣΣAΛO / NIKHΣ
BMC Macedonia p. 112, 40; SNG Dreer 298 - 299; SNG ANS 770 var (controls); SNG Cop -
4,48g
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667_Macedonia_Zeus_goats.JPG
Thessalonica - AE 216 views187-31 BC
laureate head of Zeus right
two goats butting heads
ΘE_Σ / Σ_A / Λ_ONIK_HΣ
SNG Cop 350. Moushmov 6595.
6,43g
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668_Macedonia_Zeus_eagle.JPG
Thessalonica - AE 225 views187-31 BC
laureated and bearded head of Zeus right
eagle with spread wings standing right on lightning
ΘEΣΣAΛO / NIKHΣ
(AVTE)
BMC 30; SNGANS 801; Gaebler 16; Moushmov 6597
7,61g
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246_Thessalonica_Dionysos_goat.jpg
Thessalonica - AE 229 views187-31 BC
head of Dionysos with ivy wreath right
goat standing right
ΘEΣΣAΛ_O / N_IKH_Σ
(ΔH) / (ΓK)
Sear #1466;
6,48g
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Thyateria.jpg
Thyateira - AE10 viewsc. 2nd century AD
draped bust of Serapis right wearing kalathos
Isis standing left holding sistrum and scepter
ΘVAT_EI_ΡHNΩN
BMC, Lydia, p. 301.53; SNG Aulock, 8274; SNG Glasgow, 1361; SNRIS Thyatira 05; BMC 53; SNG Leypold 1268
ex Gorny & Mosch
ex Laurent Bricault collection
ex Rauch
wildwinds plate coin
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Tomis.jpg
Tomis - AE 2024 viewsc. late 1st century AD
head of Zeus right
eagle left with head right
TO MI TΩ N ( legend isn't visible)
RPC II, 412B, Moushmov 1750
3,77g 20-18mm
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606_Tralleis.JPG
Tralleis - AE 159 views2nd century - 1st century BC
laureate head of Zeus right
humped bull left
TPAΛΛI / ANΩN
(ΠΩΛ)
BMC 63; SNG TÜBINGEN 3866; SNG KOP 28 669
3,45g
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789_Tralleis.jpg
Tralleis - AR cistophoric tetradrachm10 views133-126 BC
cista mystica with snake, all in ivy wreath
coiled snakes, flanking ornamented bow-case; Dionysos on the right, holding thyrsos and grapes
TPAΛ
ΠTOΛ
SNG Cop 662-663var (Datum), BMC 332.44
ex Lanz
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1406_Tripolis.jpg
Tripolis, Lydia - AE5 viewsc. 138-180 AD
draped bust of Roman Senate left
IEPA CYN_KΛHTOC
Artemis right drawing arrow from quiver and holding bow, Apollo standing left holding laurel branch
TPIΠ_OΛ_EITΩN
RPC IV.2, 1644 (temporary), Cf. BMC Lydia p. 365, 12 (same types but different style); SNG Copenhagen -; cf. SNG von Aulock 3305; Lindgren I A846A
14,8g
ex Savoca
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Tyre~0.jpg
Tyre - AE 2014 views112-113 AD
veiled turreted head of Tyche right, palm branch behind, purple dye murex before
Phoenician galley sailing left
HΛΣ / (TYP) IEPAΣ / MHTPOΠO / ΛEωΣ
BMC 315ff
9,93g
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Tyre_didrachm.jpg
Tyre - AR didrachm21 viewsc. 330 - 329 BC
bearded Melqart riding hippocamp with curled wing to right, waves and dolphin below
owl standing right, head facing; crook and flail behind
date II (year 2) and Phoenician letter tsade in right fields
BMC Phoenicia p. 231, 29; SNG Cop 307 var.(year)
ex Oslo Myntgalleri
ex Forum Ancient Coins
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Uranopolis~0.jpg
Uranopolis - AE7 views302-290? BC
sun with 8 rays
Aphrodite Urania sitting on globe* half left
ΟΥΡΑΝΙΔΩΝ / ΠOΛEΩΣ
SNG Cop 455 - 457; BMC Macedonia p. 134, 2 - 3,
ex Lucernae

* It's said to be the first depiction of round earth but sphere could also be depiction of skies what doesn't necessarily mean that author knew earth is round.
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