Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor


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Priapos (BC 100-1) AE 15406 viewsca 1st century BC. AE15 (2.48g). Laureate head of Apollo right / Cray-fish right, ΠΡΙΑ above, ear? below. Dark green patina, VF. Rare. Gutknecht coll.
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Priapos (BC 100-1) AE 19247 views1st century BC. AE19 (5.72g). Veiled head of Demeter right / [Π]ΡΙΑ-[Π]ΗΝWΝ within wreath.
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Priapos (BC 100-1) AE 21107 views1st century BC. AE21 (6.54g). Veiled head of Demeter right / ΠΡΙΑ ΠΗΝωΝ, bull´s head facing, within wreath. gF.
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Priapos (BC 300-200) AE443 viewsca 3rd cent BC. AE (5.59g). Laureate head of Apollo right / Shrimp or cray-fish right, ΠΡΙΑΠΗΝΩΝ above, bee below.
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Priapos (BC 300-200) AE 10851 viewsca 3rd cent BC. AE10 (1.36g). Laureate head of Apollo right / Cray-fish right, [ΠΡ]ΙΑ above, shell below. VF, black patina. Rare.
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Priapos (BC 300-200) AE 10310 viewsca 3rd cent BC. AE10 (1.05g). Laureate head of Apollo right / Cray-fish left, uncertain symbol above, ΠΡΙ[Α] below. Dark green patina, gVF. Very rare. Gutknecht coll.
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Priapos (BC 300-200) AE 11284 views3rd century BC. AE11 (1.44g). Laureate and bearded male (Zeus?) head right / Amphora. Apparently unpublished, but cf. SNG France 2412.
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Priapos (BC 300-200) AE 12447 viewsca 3rd cent BC. AE12 (1.38g). Laureate head of Apollo right, wearing long hair (more female-like) / Crab, harpa and ΠΡΙ below, Α above. Dark green patina, gVF. Rare city and type. Gutknecht coll.
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Priapos (BC 300-200) AE 12175 views3rd century BC. AE12 (1.32g). Laureate head of Apollo right / Cray-fish right, [ΠΡ]ΙΑ above, shell below. Very fine.
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Priapos (BC 300-200) AE 12129 views3rd century BC. AE12 (1.1g). Laureate head of Apollo right / ΠΡΙΑ, cray-fish left, tunny (?) fish below. VF.
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Priapos (BC 300-200) AE 1465 views3rd century BC. AE14 (1.98g, 13-14mm). Laureate head of Apollo right / Cray-fish right, barley grain below. VF.
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Priapos (BC 300-200) AE 18320 viewsca 3rd century BC. AE18 (4.54g). Laureate head of Apollo right / Shrimp or cray-fish right.
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Priapos (BC 300-200) AE 18400 viewsca 3rd century BC. AE18 (6.46g). Laureate head of Apollo right / Shrimp or cray-fish right, [ΠΡ]ΙΑΠΗΝΩΝ above, muscle shell below. aEF. Rare variant.
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Priapos (BC 300-200) AE 20289 viewsca 3rd century BC. AE20 (6.86g). Laureate head of Apollo right / Crayfish right; bow below. Fine, green patina, cleaning scratches.
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Priapos (BC 350-300) AE 19366 viewsca 4th century BC. AE19 (5.17g). Laureate head of Apollo right / Π-Ρ/Ι-Α, lighted altar, crayfish below. VF, dark green patina. Apparently unpublished.

The reverse type is unkown at Priapos, however, it closely resembles the great altar of Parium present on the reverse of coins that city (cf., e.g., BMC Mysia pg. 97, 40). Thus, it is possible that this coin commemorates an alliance between the two cities.
 
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