Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Mostene (AD 49-54) AE - Claudius432 viewsClaudius, 41-54 AD, with Agrippina Jr. Pedanius, magistrate, 49-54 AD. AE (5.08g). ΤΙ ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟΝ ΚΑΙCΑΡ [ΘΕΑΝ ΑΓΡΙΠΠΙΝΑΝ], laureate head of Claudius right, draped bust of Agrippina right / ΕΠΙ ΠΕΔΑΝΙΟΥ ΚΑΙCΑΡΕΩΝ / ΜΟCΤΗΝΩΝ, Hero with helmet and double-axe on galloping horse right. Dark green patina, VF. Rare.
Mostene (AD 50-54) AE - Claudius296 viewsClaudius and Agrippina Junior. 41-54 AD. AE20 (5.49g), struck ca 50-54 AD. Conjoined busts of Claudius and Agrippina right / Hero on horseback right. VF, corrosion.
Mostene (AD 50-54) AE - Nero308 viewsClaudius, 41-54 AD, for Nero. AE (4.98g). struck 50-54 AD, Magistrate Pedanius. Head of Nero right / Goddess sitting on throne left, holding ears of wheat and double-axe. Dark brown patina, VF. Rare.
Mostene (AD 54-68) AE 21 - Claudius and Agrippina Junior344 viewsClaudius and Agrippina Junior, 41-54 AD. AE21 (5.00g). Struck circa 50-54 AD. Conjoined busts of Claudius, laureate, and Agrippina, draped, right / [EΠI ΠEΔA]NIOY KAICAPEΩ[N MOCTHNΩN], hero on horseback right. VF, dark green and brown patina.
Mostene (AD 69-79) AE 21 - Vespasian87 viewsVespasian, 69-79 AD. AE21 (4.31g). ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΟΥΕΣΠΑΣΙΑΝΟΣ, laureate head left / ΚΑΙΣΑΡΕΩΝ ΜΟΣΤΗΝΩΝ, Hero riding horse left, holding bipennis over shoulder. Very rare. gVF.
Mostene (AD 69-79) AE 22 - Vespasian214 viewsVespasian, 69-79 AD. AE22 (7.69g, 12h). OVЄCΠACIA-NOC KAI-CAP, laureate head right / MOC-TH-NΩN, radiate male deity, wearing chlamys and holding labrys, on horseback right; cypress to right. Good VF, dark green patina, patches of roughness on reverse. Extremely rare. From Group CEM.

The reverse leaves no room for KAICAPEΩN in addition to MOCTHNΩN, which the few known Flavian examples of this denomination carry.
Mostene (AD 69-79) AE 26 - Vespasian90 viewsVespasian, 69-79 AD. AE26 (4.31g). KAICAP OYECΠACIANOC, laureate head right / KAICAPEΩN MOCTHNΩΝ, Hero riding horse left, holding bipennis over shoulder. Above: star to left and crescent to right. VF, Green patina, Rare. ex Plankenhorn Coll. Tricarico coll.
Mostene (AD 69-96) AE 15173 viewsFlavian period, 69-96 AD. AE15 (3.74g). ΜΟΣΤΗΝΗ, bust of Tyche right / ΕΠΙ ΒΩΛΑΝΟΥ, Nike right. Very rare. Dark green patina, VF.
Mostene (AD 79-81) AE - Titus313 viewsTitus, 79-81 AD. AE (5.33g). Busts right / Horse rider with double-axe. Black patina, VF. Very rare.
Mostene (AD 81-96) AE 17126 viewsTime of Domitian, 81-96 AD. AE17 (2.99g). Bust of Senate right / Hero with double-axe on horse right. Black glossy patina, VF. Franke coll.
Mostene (AD 100-200) AE 1779 views2nd century AD. ΘЄΑΝ ΡΩΜΗΝ, turreted and draped bust of Roma right / ΜΟCΤΗΝΩΝ, goddess standing left, holding grain ears and labrys. gVF.
Mostene (AD 100-200) AE 19351 views2nd century AD. AE19 (9.3g). ΘΕΟΝ ΣΥΝΚΛΗΤΟΝ, laureate head of Senate right / ΚΑΙΣΑΡΕΩΝ MOΣΤΗΕΝΩΝ, Hero with double-axe on horse left. VF.1 comments
Mostene (AD 100-200) AE 21100 views2nd century AD. AE21 (4.18g). ΛY ΔΩN turreted bust of Tyche right / MOC TH NΩN, Tyche standing left, holding patera and cornucopia. Very rare. Green patina.
Mostene (AD 117-138) AE 16 - Sabina282 viewsSabina, wife of Hadrian, 117-138 AD. AE16 (3.47g). CABЄI N A CЄBACT, draped bust right / MOC TH NΩN, double axe between bunch of grapes on left, and two ears of corn right. Rare. VF.
Mostene (AD 117-138) AE 17 - Sabina78 viewsSabina, Augusta, 128-137 AD. AE17 (1.98g). CABЄINA CЄBACTH, draped bust right / MOCTHNΩN, Demeter standing left, holding corn ears and double axe. VF.
Mostene (AD 147-176) AE - Faustina II300 viewsFaustina II, wife of Marcus Aurelius, †175. AE (9.95g). CЄΒΑCΤΗ – ΦΑΥCΤЄΙΝΑ, draped bust right, hair in chignon at the back of the head / ΛΥΔ-ΩΝ ΜΟCΤΗΝΩΝ, rape of Kore-Persephone by Hades. Very rare. Dark green patina, with some incrustations. Very fine.
Mostene (AD 161-169) AE 31 - Lucius Verus93 viewsLucius Verus, 161-169 AD. AE31 (15.55g). AVT K Λ AVP BHPOC CЄ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / MOCTHNΩN ΛVΔΩN, Apollo-Mên riding horse right, holding labrys; lighted altar below horse's raised foreleg; cypress tree to right. VF.
Mostene (AD 177-192) AE - Commodus417 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE - Medallion (30,61g), magistrate N. Maternus. Bust right / Helios with torch in quadriga, beside Hermes. Black patina, EF. Very rare.
Mostene (AD 177-192) AE 17 - Commodus256 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE17 (3.29g). KO MOΔOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / MOCT HNΩN, Nike right with wreath and palm. VF.
Mostene (AD 177-192) AE 19 - Commodus72 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE19 (6.75g). KOMOΔOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / MOCTHNΩN, Apollo-Mên riding horse right, holding bipennis. Extremely rare. VF.
Mostene (AD 177-192) AE 31 - Commodus106 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE31 (18.79g). AVT K M AVP KOMMOΔOC, laureate head right / MOCTHNΩN / ΛVΔΩN, radiate Apollo-Mên on horseback right, holding double-axe over shoulder; below foreleg, lighted altar; in right field, cypress. VF.
Mostene (AD 177-192) AE 35 - Commodus1713 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE35 (22.48g). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / EΠ MCOΛIEPNO-V APC M-OCTHNΩΝ, horseman right holding bipenis over shoulder being led by Hermes standing right, head turned left, holding long caduceus and bridle; Cyprus tree in background between Hermes and horse, small lighted altar under raised leg of horse. VF, brown patina, some roughness. Apparently unpublished. A similar type is recorded for Commodus without Hermes and without the Archon's name, which is apparently not recorded.1 comments
Mostene (AD 253-268) AE 23 - Gallienus249 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE23 (6.27g, 6h). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / Radiate deity on horseback right, holding labrys over shoulder; Cyprus tree to right, small altar under raised foreleg. VF, dark green-brown patina.
Mostene (AD 253-268) AE 23 - Gallienus90 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE23 (4.95g). Aurelius Zeuxis Plutiades, magistrate. ΛΙΚΙΝ ΓΑΛΛΙΗΝΟC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ЄΠI CTP AVP CЄVΞIΔOC ΠΛOVTIAΔOV MOCTHN, Gallienus riding horse right, holding bipennis over shoulder; horse being led by Hermes standing facing, head left, holding caduceus; cypress tree to right, small altar below raised foreleg. VF.
Mostene (AD 253-268) AE 28 - Gallienus371 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE28 (10,84 g), Aur. Zeuxis Plutiades, magistrate. Draped, laureate and cuirassed bust right / ΕΠΙ CΤΡ ΑΥΡ Z(retrograde) /ΕΥΞ-ΙΔΟΧ ΠΛΟΥΤΙ/Α-ΔΟ/Υ / ΜΟCΤΗΝ, rider on horse right, being led by naked Hermes, cypress tree in background. Dark brown patina, VF. Rare.
Mostene (AD 254-268) AE 20 - Salonina344 viewsSalonina, wife of Gallienus, Augusta, 254-268 AD. AE20 (3.93g). Diademed and draped bust right / Tyche standing left, holding rudder on globe and cornucopia. VF, dark green patina under thick earthen encrustation. Wagner Coll.
Mostene (AD 254-268) AE 22 - Salonina78 viewsSalonina, Augusta, 254-268 AD. AE22 (3.92g). IOY KOP CAΛΩNЄINA, draped bust right, wearing stephane / MOCTHNΩN, tripod altar, two crossed palm branches above. VF.
Mostene (AD 79-81) AE 22 - Titus and Domitian174 viewsTitus and Domitian as Caesar, 79-81 AD. AE 22 (5.22g 12h). KAICAPEC TITOC ΔOMITIANOC, Jugate laureate heads of Titus and Domitian right / KAICAPEΩN MOCTHNΩΝ, Hero with double axe on horse, standing left. Black patina, Near EF. So far, unique. Tricarico coll.
Mostene (BC 200-0) AE 16337 views2nd-1st century BC. AE16 (4.27g, 12h). Veiled head of Demeter of Persephone; grain ear behind / ΛΥΔΩΝ ΜΟΣΤΗΝΩΝ, grain ear within wreath. VF, green patina.
Mostene (BC 200-0) AE 20201 views2nd century BC. AE20 (9.1g). Laureate head of Zeus right / ΛΥΔΩΝ ΜΟΣΤΗΝΩΝ, rider on horseback right, holding labrys; EP in left field, monogram in right. VF.
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