Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor


Uncertain Greek


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159 coins, last one added on May 18, 2017
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Uncertain Roman


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


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see also Kings of Lydia

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


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78 coins, last one added on Sep 12, 2016, 18 linked coins, 96 coins total
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Countermarks


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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


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


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2 coins, last one added on Aug 12, 2015
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Random coins - Asia Minor General
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Memnon (BC 350-340) AE 14169 viewsAchaemenid Period, Uncertain Satrap, ca 350-334 BC. AE14 (2.4g). Persian king or hero in kneeling-running stance right, holding spear and bow; countermark: eight-rayed star / Incuse relief map of the hinterland of Ephesos. VF.
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Uncertain (AD 117-138) Cistophoric Tetradrachm - Hadrian190 viewsHadrian, 117-138 AD. AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm (10.9g). HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P, bare head right / COS III, Hadrian on horseback galloping right, brandishing javelin. VF.
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Uncertain (BC 480-470) Hemiobol571 viewsPantikapaion (?). ca 5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.61g). Head of panther facing / Quadripartite incuse square. VF.
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Uncertain (BC 425-375) Diobol B2713 viewslate 5th-early 4th century BC. AR Diobol (1.18g, 11mm, 6h). Forepart of boar right; monogram below / Forepart of lion right, bunch of grapes below. Good VF, slightly rough surfaces. Unpublished in the standard references.
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Uncertain (AD 77-78) AE 20- Vespasian75 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.
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Persian Kings (BC 375-340) Siglos510 viewsca 375-340 BC. AR Siglos (5.55g, 14mm). Persian king or hero right in kneeling-running stance, holding dagger and bow; countermark / test-punch: face / Incuse punch. aVF.
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Uncertain (BC 500-450) Hemiobol79 viewsca 500-450 BC. AR Hemiobol (8mm, 0.39g). Four-rayed star (or perhaps a bird’s claw?) / Incuse punch. Unpublished in the standard references. VF, lightly toned, granular surfaces.
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Uncertain (AD 69-79) AE 16 - Vespasian, Titus and Domitian417 viewsVespasian, with Titus and Domitian, Caesars, 69-79 AD. AE16 (3.96g). Laureate head of Vespasian right / Confronted busts of Titus and Domitian; star between. Fine, green patina. Rare.

Last additions - Asia Minor General
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Uncertain (BC 480-420) Obol19 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Obol (0.66g, 7mm). Forepart of lion facing right; truncation dotted / Facing gorgon within incuse square.

The style of the gorgon is similar to several fractions attributed to Troas, but lion obverse is not indicative of any of these mints.
May 18, 2017
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Uncertain (BC 450-400) Tetartemorion20 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (0.15g, 6mm). Horse’s head facing right / Head of panther or lion facing right in incuse square.May 18, 2017
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Uncertain (AD 77-78) AE 20 - Vespasian69 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
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Uncertain (AD 76) Denarius - Domitian67 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
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Uncertain (AD 77-78) AE 20- Vespasian75 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
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Uncertain (BC 500-450) Hemiobol 69 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
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Uncertain (BC 460-400) owl - Tetartemorion79 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (5mm, 0.12g). Head of Apollo left / Owl standing left, head facing. aVF. Very rare.Jan 22, 2017
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Uncertain (BC 500-450) Hemiobol56 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