Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor


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Temnos (AD 79-81) AE 19 - Domitian168 viewsDomitian, as Caesar under Titus, 79-81 AD. AE19 (3.44g 19.41mm 12h). ΔOMITIANOC KAICAP, Laureate head of Domitian right / AΓNOY FILOΠATPIΔ / THMNI, Dyonisos standing left, holding thyrsus and cantarus. Good F, dark green patina. Unpublished type; it will appear in the next RPC supplement as a middle denomination between large (980, Titus) and small (981, Julia Titi). Tricarico Coll.
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Temnos (AD 79-81) AE 25 - Titus111 viewsTitus, 79-81 AD. AE25 (6.14g, 12h). TITON KAICAPA CEBACTON, Laureate head ofTitus right / EΠI AΓNOY ΦIΛOПATPIΔOC / CTPATE THMNI, Zeus (?) standing front, head right, holding Nike and sceptre. nVF, rare. Tricarico Coll.
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Temnos (AD 79-91) AE 16 - Julia Titi622 viewsJulia Titi, 79-91 AD. AE16 (2.18g). Draped bust right / ΕΠΙ ΑΓΝΟΥ ΤΗΜΝΙΤ, Athena standing left, holding palladium and scepter, shield resting on ground. Near VF, dark green patina, small flan crack. Drewry Coll.; Ex CNG 51 (9/1999), lot 875; Burstein Coll.
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Temnos (AD 180-192) AE 28 - Crispina603 viewsCrispina, wife of Commodus, 180-192 AD. AE28 - 4 Assaria (14.94g, 6h). Draped bust of Crispina to right, her hair tied in a bun at the back of her head/ Apollo standing facing, head turned to left, holding lyre resting on low column with his left hand and uncertain object in his right; at his feet to left, thymiaterion (?). Apparently unpublished. Extremely rare, if not unique. With a good portrait of Crispina and an attractive dark green patina with earthen highlights. Good very fine.
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Temnos (AD 218-222) AE 32 - Elagabalus147 viewsElagabalus, 218-222 AD. AE32 (19.04g, 5h). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Zeus, holding thunderbolt, standing left between two Nemeses, each pulling at garment; single-handled vase between left Nemesis and Zeus. VF, brown surfaces, metal flaw on obverse. Rare. R.H. Coll.
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Temnos (AD 238-244) AE 22 - Gordian III1427 viewsGordian III, 238-244 AD. AE22 (4.17g). A K M ANT – ΓOPΔIANOC; Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / THMNE-I-TΩN, naked Hercules standing left holding kantharos, club and lion skin. Rare. Nice very fine.
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Temnos (AD 253-268) AE 14155 viewsTime of Valerian and Gallienus, 253-268 AD. AE14 (1.97g). CЄPAΠIC, draped bust of Serapis right, wearing kalathos / THMNЄITΩN, eagle standing right. EF.
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Temnos (AD 253-268) AE 18351 viewsTime of Valerian-Gallienus, 253-268 AD. AE18 (2.59g). TEMNOC, Head Tyche with turreted headdress right / THM-NEITΩN, Tyche with cornucopiae and rudder standing left. Very fine.
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Temnos (AD 253-268) AE 24136 viewsTime of Gallienus, 253-268 AD. AE24 (7.37g). Bust of Senate right / Two Nemesis facing each other. Brown tone. Very Fine/About Very Fine.
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Temnos (BC 27-AD 14) AE 16 - Asinius Gallus 357 viewsAugustus, 27 BC-14 AD. AE16 (4.23g). Asinius Gallus, Procos. Struck ca 5 BC. ΑCΙΝΙΟC ΓΑΛΛΟC ΑΓΝΟC; bare head of Asinius Gallus right / ΑΠΟΛΛΑC ΦΑΙΝΙΟΥ ΤΑΜΝΙΤΑΝ; head of Dionysos right, wearing ivy wreath. Rare. Dark green patina, EF. Righetti coll.
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Temnos (BC 27-AD 14) AE 17 - Asinius Gallus313 viewsAugustus, 27 BC-14 AD. AE17 (2.72g). Asinius Gallus, Procos. Struck ca 5 BC. ΑCΙΝΙΟC ΓΑΛΛΟC ΑΓΝΟC; bare head of Asinius Gallus right / ΑΠΟΛΛΑC ΦΑΙΝΙΟΥ ΤΑΜΝΙΤΑΝ; head of Dionysos right, wearing ivy wreath. Rare. aVF.
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Temnos (BC 200-0) AE 17259 viewsca 2nd-1st century BC. AE17 (5.28g). Laureate head of Apollo right / T-A, oinochoe, within vine wreath with two bunches of grapes. VF.
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Temnos (BC 200-100) AE 13586 views2nd cent BC. AE13 (1.88g). Head of Athena right, wearing Corinthian helmet / T-A, warrior in military dress standing right, holding shield and spear (Athena?), Φ-Z in fields. Dark green patina, gVF. Rare issue. Gutknecht coll.; ex Kricheldorf Auc., Freiburg XXIV (Stuttgart 1971), lot 70.
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Temnos (BC 200-100) AE 15369 views2nd-1st century BC. AE15 (4.31g). Head of young Dionysos wreathed by ivy right / Δ-H/ T-A, Athena standing, holding in right hand bunch of grapes, holding spear over right shoulder; behind serpent. Nice VF.
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Temnos (BC 200-100) Diobol355 views2nd-1st century BC. AR Diobol(?) (1.19g, 12h). Helmeted head of Athena left / Warrior advancing right, holding shield and spear; A-M across upper field, T-A across lower field. Near VF, find patina, a few marks. Extremely rare, unpublished in the standard references.
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Temnos (BC 300-250) AE514 viewsca 300-250 BC. AE (4.47g). Head of young Dionysos right, wearing ivy wreath / Grape bunch in wreath. Dark green patina, gVF. Rare. Mueller coll.
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Temnos (BC 300-250) AE 11296 viewsca 3rd century BC. AE11 (0.95g). Head of young Dionysos right, wearing ivy wreath / T-A, grape bunch on vine. VF. Rare.
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Temnos (BC 300-250) AE 11249 views3rd century BC. AE11 (1.27g, 12h). Bearded head of Dionysos right, wearing ivy wreath / Grape bunch on vine. Good VF, green patina.
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Temnos (BC 300-250) AE 13335 views3rd century BC. AE13 (2.12 g, 12h). Wreathed head of Dionysos right / Grape bunch on vine; flower to left. VF, dark green patina with earthen highlights.
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Temnos (BC 300-250) AE 18365 views3rd century BC. AE18. Head of young Dionysos right, wearing ivy wreath / T-A, grape bunch on vine, H above. EF. Rare.
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Temnos (BC 300-250) Trihemiobol?305 views3rd-2nd century BC. AR Trihemiobol (?) (0.92g, 11mm). Head of young Dionysos right, wearing ivy wreath / T-A, grape bunch on vine with leaves, ivy leaf to left. VF. Very rare.
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Temnos (BC 350) AE 8298 views3rd century BC. AE8 (0.82g, 12h). Bearded head of Dionysos left, wearing ivy wreath / Grape bunch on vine. VF, green patina. Attractive for issue.
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Temnos (BC 350) AE 10837 views4th cent BC. AE10 (0.95g). Bearded laureate head of Dionysos left / Bunch of grapes with leaves, T-A. Rare. Dark green patina, EF.
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Temnos (BC 350) AE 11509 views4th cent BC. AE11 (1.11g). Bearded laureate head of Dionysos left / Bunch of grapes with leaves, T-A. Rare. Light green patina, aEF.
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Temnos (BC 350) Diobol475 views4th-3rd century BC. AR Diobol (11mm, 1.55 g, 4h). Bare head of Dionysos left / Kantharos; T-A flanking. Unpublished in the standard references. VF, toned, faint scratch on reverse.
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Temnos (BC 350) Trihemiobol283 viewsca 4th century BC. AR Obol (0.97g, 10mm). Laureate head of Apollo left / T-A, kantharos. VF.
   
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