Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor


Aspendos


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84 coins, last one added on Jun 18, 2016
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Attaleia


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17 coins, last one added on Jun 15, 2014
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Magydos


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13 coins, last one added on Aug 22, 2016
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Perge


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111 coins, last one added on Jul 31, 2016
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Side


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114 coins, last one added on Dec 19, 2016
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Sillyon


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25 coins, last one added on Jun 04, 2015
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Pamphylia Uncertain


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2 coins, last one added on Sep 06, 2012
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Random coins - Pamphylia
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Side (AD 217-218) AE 31 - Macrinus235 viewsMacrinus, 217-218 AD. AE31 (26.05g). AV K M OΠ CЄOVH MAKPINOC CЄ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / CIΔ-H-TΩN, Athena with spear and shield clasping hands with Apollo Sidetes holding thyrsos. Extremely rare. VF.
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Perge (BC 255-240) Tetradrachm694 views3rd cent BC. AR Tetradrachm (16.54g). Laureate head of Artemis right; quiver over shoulder / ΑΡΤΕΜΙΔΟΣ - ΠΕΡΓΑΙΑΣ, Artemis standing left, wearing short dress, holding wreath and scepter; to left, stag looking up.
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Perge (AD 253-268) AE 29 - Gallienus267 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE29 (15.27g). AVT KAI ΠO ΛI ΓAΛΛIHN - OC CEB, draped, laureate bust right, I before (for 10 Assaria) / APTEMIDO - C - ΠEPΓAIAC, distyle temple, within cult statue of Artemis Pergaia decorated with relief of figures; above: sun left, crescent right, besides two burning torches(?); in pediment A, on architrav ACVΛOV. About VF, some roughness. Hoeft coll.

Artemis Pergeia, a pre-hellenic goddess, called in Pampylian dialect Vanassa Preiia, was one of the most important deities in the eastern Mediterranean. Its cult statue is known only from coins. The statue was hidden in a gold covered shrine. Ca 80 BC it was looted by the notorious Verres, Quaestor of Cilicia. M.T. Cicero included it in his inquiry after Verres' misdeeds in 79 BC (see Cicero 'In C. Verrem'). No remnants of the famous temple have been found.
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Perge (AD 238-244) AE 26 - Tranquilina210 viewsTranquilina, wife of Gordian III, 238-244 AD. AE26 (15.10g). Draped bust right / ΠЄPΓAIAC APTЄMIΔOC, on architrave, ACVΛOV ; temple with two columns enclosing cult statue of Artemis of Perga. Flan flaws on obverse, attractive very fine.
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Perge (AD 138-161) AE 24 - Antoninus Pius34 viewsAntoninus Pius, 138-161 AD. AE23.5 (9.17g, 6h). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Cult figure of Artemis Pergaia flanked by griffins or lions on low pillars; all within distyle temple with eagle in pediment. VF, green patina.

See SNG France 406 and SNG Copenhagen 319 for similar larger and smaller denominations, respectively. The animals flanking the cult stone are usually winged griffins, but no wings are visible on the current coin.
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Perge (AD 253-268) AE 29 - Gallienus120 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE29 - 10 Assaria (16.52g, 12h). Laureate and draped bust right; I (mark of value) before / Hephaistos seated right, holding hammer and shield set on knee. VF, green patina, minor roughness. Rare and interesting type. Ex Wagner Coll.
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Side (AD 254-268) AE 28 - Salonina116 viewsSalonina, 254-268 AD. AE28 (13.29g). 254 - 260 AD. ΚΟΡΝΗΛΙΑ (Star) CΑΛΩΝΙΝΑ CЄΒΑ, draped bust with stephane right, before countermark, Є / CΙΔΗΤΩΝ ΝЄΩΚΟΡΩΝ, Securitas Sidae holding scepter and pomegranate leaning left arm on column. Partial green patina, GVF.
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Side (AD 254-268) AE 29 - Salonina39 viewsSalonina, 254-268 AD. AE29 - 10 Assaria (18.8g). KOPNHΛIA CAΛΩNINA CЄBA, diademed and draped bust right / CIΔHTΩN NЄΩKOPΩN, Athena standing left holding shield and spear. VF.

Last additions - Pamphylia
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Side (AD 81-96) AE 24 - Domitian20 viewsDomitian, 81-96 AD. AE24 (8.59g 12h). ΔOMITIANOC KAICAP ΓEPMANIKO(C), Laureate head right / CIΔHTΩN, Apollon Sidetes standing left, holding patera and scepter; to left olive branch and pomegranate. VF, dark patina. Tricarico coll.Dec 19, 2016
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Side (AD 253-268) AE 30 - Gallienus52 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE30 - 11 Assaria (16.21g, 7h). AVT KAI ΠO AI ΓAΛΛIЄNOC CЄB, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus right, supported on an eagle’s wings; [IA] (mark of value) before; countermark: Є within circular incuse / CIΔHTΩN NЄOKOPΩN, agonistic crown containing two palm fronds, set upon tripod table. gVF.Sep 01, 2016
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Magydos (BC 200-0) AE 1626 views2nd-1st century AD. AE16 (2.88g). Draped bust of Dionysus right, wearing ivy wreath / MAΓΥ, Hermes standing left, holding purse and kerykeion. gVF.Aug 22, 2016
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Perge (AD 198-217) AE 25 - Caracalla21 viewsPamphylia, Perge. Caracalla, 198-217 AD. AE25 (9.56g). CЄB AVK M AV ANTΩNINOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right; countermark: eagle / ΠЄPΓAIΩN, Tyche standing holding cornucopia and rudder. VF.Jul 31, 2016
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Perge (AD 98-117) AE 14 - Trajan32 viewsTrajan, 98-117 AD. AE14 (2.16g). KAICAP TPAIANOC, laureate head right / APT ΠЄP, distyle temple, with eagle in pediment and containing statue of Artemis Pergaia. VF.Jul 04, 2016
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Perge (AD 247-249) AE 23 - Philip II17 viewsPhilip II, 247-249 AD. AE23 (8.07g). AY K M IOY CЄOY ΦIΛΛIΠΠOC C, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust on globe right / ΠЄPΓAIΩN, Pan seated left on rocks, holding pedum and playing flute. Very rare. EF.Jun 28, 2016
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Side (AD 161-180) AE 33 - Marcus Aurelius20 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AE33 (15.73g). ANTωNINOC [...], laureate, draped and cuirassed bust to right, seen from behind / CIΔHTωN, emperor on horseback to right, brandishing spear. Extremely rare, apparently only the second specimen known. VF. Righetti Coll.Jun 28, 2016
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Side (AD 41-54) AE 17 - Claudius30 viewsClaudius, 41-54 AD. AE17 (5.02g). KΛΑΥΔΙΟC ΚΑΙCΑΡ, laureate head right / ΣIΔHTΩN, Athena advancing left, holding shield and spear. Ex Vogl coll. VF.Jun 18, 2016