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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Uncertain Greek


157 coins, last one added on Jan 22, 2017
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Uncertain Roman


43 coins, last one added on Mar 28, 2017
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Achaemenid Kings of Persia


see also Kings of Lydia

29 coins, last one added on Apr 07, 2013
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Satraps and Governors


78 coins, last one added on Sep 12, 2016, 16 linked coins, 94 coins total
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27 coins, last one added on Jan 13, 2013, 11 linked coins, 38 coins total
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Possibly NOT Asia Minor


22 coins, last one added on Sep 30, 2013
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Ancient Sites and Objects


2 coins, last one added on Aug 12, 2015
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Random coins - Asia Minor General
Orontes (BC 357-352) Diobol228 viewsOrontes, Satrap of Mysia, ca 357-352 BC. AR Diobol (11mm, 1.32g, 6h), struck in Kisthene. Head of Athena left, wearing crested helmet / Forepart of winged boar left, OPONTA around. Unique. EF.
Uncertain (BC 480-420) Tetartemorion104 views5th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (0.2g, 6mm). Facing gorgoneion within incuse square / Head of rooster right within incuse square. Extremely fine.
Persian Kings (BC 510-486) 1/12 Siglos388 viewsca 500-485 BC. AR 1/12 Siglos (0.39g). Persian king or hero right, in kneeling-running stance, drawing bow / Incuse punch. Toned VF, typical light porosity. Rare fraction of a rare early issue.
Uncertain (BC 440-380) Hemiobol81 viewsca 450 BC. AR Tetartemorion (6mm, 0.13g, 4h). Corinthian helmet left / Two amphorae in linear square. Unpublished in the standard references, but cf. CNG 78, lot 304 for a similar coin with a kerykeion in place of one amphora. Good VF, find patina, slightly porous.
Uncertain (BC 440-380) Hemiobol130 views5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.32g, 6mm). Crested Korinthian helmet right / Amphora in dotted square border within incuse square. VF.
Uncertain (BC 450-400) Trihemiobol?65 viewsca 5th-4th century BC. AR Obol (11mm, 1.05g). Forepart of lion left? / Head of lion right, with annulet in open mouth. VF. Very rare. Apparently unpublished in the standard references.
Uncertain (BC 470-440) Tetartemorion472 views5th century BC. AR Tetartemorion? (0.17g). Scorpion viewed from above, tail curling left / Quadripartite incuse square with pellet in each quarter. Apparently unpublished. Fine, extremely rare. The scorpion type is well established for Caria, but only as a reverse.1 comments
Uncertain (BC 350-300) Drachm - Memnon95 viewsCaria Uncertain, ca 360-340 BC. AR Drachm (13mm, 3.14g). Bare head of Helios left, within solar disc / M-E, rose with bud to each side. gVF. Very rare.

Last additions - Asia Minor General
Uncertain (AD 77-78) AE 20 - Vespasian57 viewsVespasian, struck 77-78 AD. AE20 (4.60g, 6h). IMP CAESAR VESPASIAN AVGVST, laureate head right / PON MAX TR P P P COS VIII CENS / S-C (in field), Nike advancing left, with wreath and palm. VF. Very rare. Tricarico coll.Mar 28, 2017
Uncertain (AD 76) Denarius - Domitian49 viewsDomitian, as Caesar, struck 76 AD. AR Denarius (19mm, 3.092g, 6h). CAESAR AVG F DOMITIANVS, laureate head right, small 'o' below neck truncation (out of flan) / COS IIII, Eagle standing facing on garlanded basis, wings open, head right, F. Rare. Tricarico coll.Mar 28, 2017
Uncertain (AD 77-78) AE 20- Vespasian58 viewsVespasian, struck 77-78 AD. AE20 (4.085g, 6h). IMP CAESAR VESPASIAN AVGVST, laureate head right / S-C (within laurel wreath). VF. Very rare. Tricarico coll.Mar 28, 2017
Uncertain (BC 500-450) Hemiobol 59 viewsca 6th century BC. AR Hemiobol (7mm, 0.31g). Head of roaring lion right / Bearded male head left, wearing petasos?; all within incuse square. aVF. Extremely rare, apparently unpublished.Jan 22, 2017
Uncertain (BC 460-400) owl - Tetartemorion69 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (5mm, 0.12g). Head of Apollo left / Owl standing left, head facing. aVF. Very rare.Jan 22, 2017
Uncertain (BC 500-450) Hemiobol47 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (7mm, 0.42g). Bull standing left, head right / Quadripartite incuse square. gF. Very rare, apparently unpublished.Jan 22, 2017
Uncertain (BC 480-450) Hemidrachm59 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Hemidrachm (2.5g, 13mm). Sphinx facing right / Head of goat facing left in incuse square. Dec 28, 2016
Uncertain (BC 480-450) Obol73 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Obol (0.81g, 8mm). Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Helmeted male head right within pelleted linear border; all within incuse square. Extremely rare, very fine.Dec 28, 2016