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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


40 coins, last one added on May 12, 2016
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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
Autophradates (BC 380-355) AE766 viewsIonia/Lydia, uncertain mint, Autophradates, Persian satrap in Lydia ca. 392-388 BC and in Ionia and Lydia ca. 380-355 BC. AE (1.19g). Head of bearded Persian Satrap in tiara right / OA and symbol. Black patina, VF, very rare.
Uncertain (BC 400) AE 1153 viewsca 400 BC. AE11 (1.3g). Female head right / Head of bull left in incuse square. aEF.
Persian Kings (BC 375-340) Siglos177 viewsTime of Artaxerxes II to Artaxerxes III, ca 375-340 BC. AR Siglos (15mm, 5.37g). Persian king or hero right, in kneeling-running stance, holding spear and bow; kerykeion (caduceus) in left field / Rectangular incuse punch. Near VF, a little porous.
Uncertain (BC 350-300) Drachm - Memnon310 viewsca 4th century BC. AR Drachm (3.01g). Head of Helios left, surrounded by solar crown / Rose, two buds on either side, N-I. Toned VF, light porosity. Very rare.
Uncertain (BC 450-400) turtle - Hemiobol31 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.22g, 7mm). Bee flying right / Tortoise within incuse square. VF. Very rare.
Uncertain (AD 117-138) Cistophoric Tetradrachm - Hadrian750 viewsHadrian, 117-138 AD. AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm (11.09g, 5h). Mint E. Struck after 128 AD. Laureate head left / Pax-Tyche standing left, holding olive branch and cornucopiae; at feet, anchor above prow left. VF. Overstruck on a cistophorus of Augustus, Very rare.
Uncertain (BC 440-390) Star - Hemiobol 1101 views5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (7mm, 0.35g). Helmeted head of Athena right / Star of four rays; pellets between rays; all within beaded square border within incuse square. Near EF, lightly toned, surfaces a bit granular. Rare.

This type is missing from the the major published collections but appears on the market from time to time. Changes in style indicate they must have been struck over a considerable time. This earlier issue appears less frequently than the later style coins.
Uncertain Satrap (BC 400-350) AE 10177 viewsUncertain Satrap, Troas or Mysia. 4th century BC. AE10 (1.1g). Laureate head of Apollo right / Ivy leaf, monogram below. VF. Very rare.

Last additions - Asia Minor General
Uncertain (BC 500-450) Hemiobol 15 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 - Tetartemorion17 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) Hemiobol8 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) Hemidrachm19 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) Obol32 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
Uncertain (BC 460-400) eagle - Tetartemorion41 views4th century BC. AR Fraction (6.5mm, 0.20g, 12h). Head right, wearing bashlyk / Eagle standing left; uncertain inscription to left; all in dotted square in incuse square. Unpublished. VF, a couple trace deposits, faint cleaning marks on reverse.Sep 24, 2016
Autophradates (BC 380-355) AE 1180 viewsAutophradates, Satrap of Lydia (392-388 BC), and Ionia and Lydia (380-355 BC). AE11 (1.02g). Head right, wearing satrapal headdress / OΛ, grain ear and monoskelis. gVF.Sep 12, 2016
Uncertain (BC 460-400) eagle - Tetartemorion48 views4th century BC. AR Fraction (1/32 Siglos?) (0.14g, 7mm). Male head right, wearing bashlyk / Eagle standing left within pelleted linear border; all within incuse square. gVF. Extremely rare.Sep 12, 2016