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Pautalia, Thrace

The site of Pautalia (modern Kyustendil, Bulgaria) was settled in the Iron Age by the Thracian Dentheletes tribe. It was located near thermal springs and remains of the ancient city include a temple of Asclepios and Roman baths. In the 1990s, excavation of nearby 2nd century A.D. tumuli unearthed bronze surgical instruments and a small bronze case containing a variety of medicines.

Caracalla, 28 Jan 198 - 8 Apr 217 A.D., Pautalia, Thrace

|Pautalia|, |Caracalla,| |28| |Jan| |198| |-| |8| |Apr| |217| |A.D.,| |Pautalia,| |Thrace|, |AE| |18|NEW
Pautalia, Geta, 209 - c. 26 December 211 A.D., Pautalia, Thrace, pentassarion The site of Pautalia (modern Kyustendil, Bulgaria) was settled in the Iron Age by the Thracian Dentheletes tribe. It was located near thermal springs and remains of the ancient city include a temple of Asklepios and Roman baths. In the 1990s, excavation of nearby 2nd century A.D. tumuli unearthed bronze surgical instruments and a small bronze case containing a variety of medicines.
MA95627. Bronze AE 18, Ruzicka Pautalia 743, Varbanov II 5035 (R4), Moushmov -, SNG Cop -, BMC Thrace -, F, tight flan, porous, weight 3.516 g, maximum diameter 18.1 mm, die axis 45o, Pautalia (Kyustendil, Bulgaria) mint, c. 198 - 208 A.D.; obverse AY K M AY ANTΩNEINOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right, from behind; reverse OYΛΠIAC ΠAYTA,ΛIAC (ending in exergue), bull walking right; $50.00 (€46.00)
 


Septimius Severus, 9 April 193 - 4 February 211 A.D., Pautalia, Thrace

|Pautalia|, |Septimius| |Severus,| |9| |April| |193| |-| |4| |February| |211| |A.D.,| |Pautalia,| |Thrace
|, |tetrassaria|
The site of Pautalia (Kyustendil, Bulgaria) was settled in the Iron Age by the Thracian Dentheletes tribe. Strymon, son of Oceanus and Tethys, was a river god and king of Thrace. By the muses Euterpe or Calliope, he became the father of Rhesus, Brangas, and Olynthus, and by Neaera of Evadne.
RP72133. Bronze tetrassaria, Moushmov 4192 (this coin on Wildwinds' Moushmov online), Varbanov 4790 (R4, refs wildwinds), Ruzicka -, SNG Cop -, SNG Hunterian -, BMC Thrace -, F, centered, somewhat weak reverse, corrosion lower reverse, weight 14.838 g, maximum diameter 29.1 mm, die axis 225o, Pautalia (Kyustendil, Bulgaria) mint, 9 Apr 193 - 4 Feb 211 A.D.; obverse AVT K Λ CEΠTI CEVHPOC ΠE, laureate head right, bare right shoulder from behind; reverse OVΛΠIAC, ΠAVTAΛIAC in exergue, river-god Strymon reclining left, nude to waist, himation around hips and legs with end draped on left arm, branch in right hand, left elbow resting on urn from which water flows; ex Henrik Agndal collection, this is the only example of the type known to Forum, but very similar types also exist; very rare; SOLD


Geta, 209 - c. 26 December 211 A.D., Pautalia, Thrace

|Pautalia|, |Geta,| |209| |-| |c.| |26| |December| |211| |A.D.,| |Pautalia,| |Thrace|, |pentassarion|
The site of Pautalia (modern Kyustendil, Bulgaria) was settled in the Iron Age by the Thracian Dentheletes tribe. It was located near thermal springs and remains of the ancient city include a temple of Asklepios and Roman baths. In the 1990s, excavation of nearby 2nd century A.D. tumuli unearthed bronze surgical instruments and a small bronze case containing a variety of medicines.
RP72142. Bronze pentassarion, Ruzicka Pautalia 888, Varbanov 5403 (R4), Moushmov 4350; SNG Cop -, BMC Thrace -, F, nice dark green patina, weight 18.678 g, maximum diameter 32.4 mm, die axis 45o, Pautalia (Kyustendil, Bulgaria) mint, 209 - c. 26 Dec 211 A.D.; obverse AYT K Π CEΠ−TI ΓETAC, laureate head right, bare right shoulder seen from behind; reverse OVΛΠIAC ΠAVTA,ΛIAC ending in exergue, bearded river-god Strymon seated left on waves, nude to waist, himation wrapped around hips and legs, with end draped over left arm, raising a bundle of reeds in right hand, left forearm resting on toppled urn behind from which water flows, small human figure standing right below collecting water; large 32mm bronze, ex Henrik Agndal collection; SOLD










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