Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Antiocheia (AD 81-96) AE 17 - Domitian161 viewsDomitian, 81-96 AD. AE17 (5.74g, 12h). ΔOMITIANOC KAIΣAP, Laureate head right / EΠIMEΛHθENTOC TI KΛ AΓΛAOY ΦPOYΓI ANTIOXEIA, Turreted city-goddess (Antiochia) seated, left, holding patera. VF, Scarce. Tricarico coll.
Antiocheia (AD 81-96) AE 17 - Domitian149 viewsDomitian, 81-96 AD. AE17 (3.94g, 12h). ΔOMITIANOC KAICAP, laureate head right / EΠIMEΛH KΛ AΓΛAOY ΦPOYΓI ANTIOXEΩN, Liknophoros standing right. VF, Scarce. Tricarico coll.
Antiocheia (AD 81-96) AE 18 - Domitian159 viewsDomitianus, 81-96 AD. AE18 (5.26g). Magistrate Ti. Kl. Aglaos Frougi (Epimeletheis). Laureate head right / Tyche seated left. Rare. VF.
Antiocheia (AD 81-96) AE 24 - Domitian116 viewsDomitian, 81-96 AD. AE24 (6.85g, 12h). ΔOMITIANOC KAICAP CEBACTOC ΓEPMANIKOC, laureate head right / EΠIMEΛH KΛ AΓΛAOY ΦPOYΓI ANTIOXE, Dyonisos standing left, leaning on column, holding cantharus and thyrsus. VF. Scarce. Tricarico coll.
Antiocheia (AD 98-117) AE 20 - Trajan8 viewsTrajan, 98-117 AD. AE20 / Assarion (6.56g, 12h). Circa 98-102 AD. AYT NЄP TPAI KAI CЄ ΓЄP ΔAK, laurate head right / PΩΜΗ ANTIOXЄΩN, helmeted Roma seated left on cuirass and spoils of war, holding nike on extended right hand and sheathed sword in left. Attractive light green patina, gVF.
Antiocheia (AD 100-140) AE482 viewsca 100-140 AD. AE (14.72g). Head of Zeus Boulaios left, wearing taenia / Zeus standing left with thunderbolt and scepter. Some pitting, dark green patina, VF.
Antiocheia (AD 100-200) AE 14164 viewsCirca 2nd century AD. AE14 (3.10g). Dionysus, magistrate. ΔIONVΣIOΣ, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Athena right / ANTIO, owl standing right on maeander pattern or city wall, head facing. Extremely rare. gVF.1 comments
Antiocheia (AD 100-270) AE 19317 viewsca 2nd-3rd century AD. AE19 (3.45g). Diademed bust of Zeus / ANT IOXЄΩN, Eagle standing left. Very fine.
Antiocheia (AD 100-300) AE 18259 viewsImperial Times, 2nd-3rd cent AD. AE18 (1.89g). Helmeted head of Athena right / ANTIOXEΩN, Eagle with wreath in beak standing right on thunderbolt. Very fine.
Antiocheia (AD 100-300) AE 21301 views2nd-3rd cent AD. AE21 (3.70g, 6h). ΔH-MOC, bust of Demos wearing diadem right / ANTIO-X- ЄΩN, Tyche standing facing holding rudder and cornucopia, head left. Very fine. Ex Hauck & Aufhäuser, Auc 13 (10/1997), Nr. 185. Ex Karl coll.
Antiocheia (AD 130-270) AE31 – Antiochos I189 views2nd-3rd cent AD. AE31 (18.33g, 6h). Diademed and draped bust of Antiochos I right / Eagle flying left, head right, above garlanded altar. VF, dark green patina, minor marks. Rare.

Most of the Imperial coinage from this city bears the heads of Boule, the Senate or Gerousia. This remarkable, rare piece bears an idealized head of the city’s founder, Antiochos I, and is one of the few instances where an Imperial coin bears the head of a Hellenistic ruler.
Antiocheia (AD 138-161) AE 21137 viewsTime Antoninus Pius, 138-161 AD. AE21 - Diassarion (5.56g, 1h). BOYΛH ANTIOXЄΩN, veiled and draped bust of the Boule of Antiochia right / ANTIO XЄΩN, Asclepius standing facing, head left, leaning on serpent-entwined staff. Unpublished. Good VF, brown surfaces.
Antiocheia (AD 139-161) AE 35 - Marcus Aurelius189 viewsMarcus Aurelius, as Caesar, 139-161 AD. AE35 (22.07g, 6h). M • AVPHΛIOC OVHPOC KAICAP, bare head right / ANTIO XЄΩN, Demeter, holding grain ear and poppy and torch, standing left within tetrastyle temple façade. Unpublished in the standard references. Good VF, green and brown patina with traces of earthen overtones, minor flan flaw on reverse, a few light adjustment marks. Apparently unique. Group CEM.
Antiocheia (AD 161-169) AE - Lucius Verus260 viewsLucius Verus, 161-169 AD. AE (2.91g). Head right / Winged Nemesis standing right. VF.
Antiocheia (AD 161-169) AE 15 – Lucius Verus94 viewsLucius Verus, 161-169 AD. AE15 (2.04g). BHPOC KAICAP, bare head right / ANTIOXЄΩΝ. male figure standing right, carrying basket on his head. VF.
Antiocheia (AD 161-169) AE 20 – Lucius Verus 271 viewsLucius Verus, 161-169 AD. AE20 (5.38g, 5h). K[AICAP] – BHROC, head right / AN-TI-OC-ЄΩN, Tyche (?) standing left with phiale. Very fine. Ex Münzzentrum Köln, Auc 74 (11/1992), Nr. 242. Ex Karl coll.
Antiocheia (AD 161-180) AE 27 - Marcus Aurelius103 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AE27 (11.04g). KA OV AV OVHPOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ANTIO XЄΩN, Athena advancing right with spear and shield. VF.
Antiocheia (AD 166-177) AE 30 - Commodus356 viewsCommodus, as Caesar, 166-177 AD. AE30 (12.90g). Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / [Α]ΝΤΙΟXΕΩΝ above, ΜΑΙΑΝΔPΟ/C in two lines in exergue, river god reclining left, holding reed and cornucopiae; overturned urn behind from which water flows. VF, dark green patina, a little rough. Drewry Coll.
Antiocheia (AD 177-192) AE 18 - Commodus10 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE18 (4.01g, 7h). M AY ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟC, laureate head right / ANTIOXЄΩΝ, Victory advancing to right, holding wreath with the extended right hand and palm branch with the left. Very rare. VF.
Antiocheia (AD 177-192) AE 28 - Commodus145 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE28 (15.68g). Λ ΑΥΡΗ ΚΟΜΟΔΟC, laureate and draped bust right / ΑΝΤΙ−Ο−ΧЄΩΝ, Athena Nikephoros standing left. Dark patina, VF.
Antiocheia (AD 177-192) AE 35 - Commodus197 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE35 (19.02g). Laureate and draped bust right / Tetrastyle temple, within Demeter standing left with ears of corn and scepter. VF.
Antiocheia (AD 180-270) AE 2483 viewsLate 2nd-early 3rd centuries. AE24 (8.50g, 7h). Laureate and draped head of Demos right / River-god Maeandrus reclining left on overturned urn, holding reed and cornucopia; MAIANΔPOC in exergue. VF, green patina. Rare.
Antiocheia (AD 1st-2nd cent) AE297 viewsca 1st-2nd cent AD, pseudo-autonomous. AE (3.74g). NAP-BIC, Head of Tyche right, wearing 3-pointed crown / ΑΝΤΙΟ−ΧΕΩΝ, Athena standing left, holding spear and shield. Dark green patina, aEF. Rare.
Antiocheia (AD 200-270) AE 24138 views3rd century AD. AE24 (5.51g). IЄPA CYNKΛHTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / ANTIOXЄΩΝ, Tyche standing left with rudder and cornucopia within tetrastyle temple. VF.
Antiocheia (AD 200-300) AE 23285 views3rd cent AD. AE23 (4.80g, 6h). IЄPA CVNKΛHTOC, diademed bust of Senate right / AN-TI-O-XЄ / ΩN, tetrastyle temple, Tyche standing facing holding rudder and cornucopia, head left. Very fine. Ex Karl coll.
Antiocheia (AD 209-211) AE 18 - Geta93 viewsGeta, 209-211 AD. AE18 (2.54g). AYT K Π CЄ ΓЄTA, laureate head right / ANTIOXЄΩΝ, eagle standing facing, head and tail left, wings spread. Ex Vogl coll.; ex Bankhaus Aufhäuser (5/1991). VF.
Antiocheia (AD 238-244) AE 34 - Gordian III130 viewsGordian III, 238-244 AD. AE34 (16.71g). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / Zeus seated left, wearing himation, extending right hand and holding septre. Brown tone, F/VF.
Antiocheia (AD 238-244) AE 35 - Gordian III208 viewsGordian III, 238-244 AD. AE35 (17.46g, 6h). AVT K M ANT ΓOPΔIANOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / ANTI OXЄ ωN, Tyche Soterios (Fortuna Redux) standing left on basis within tetrastyle temple façade with arched central bay. EF, green patina with traces of earthen encrustation in devices, light roughness. Apparently unique. From Group CEM.
Antiocheia (AD 238-268) AE 23276 viewsTime of Gordian to Gallienus, 238-268 AD. AE23. Bust of the Senate right / Demeter standing left. VF.
Antiocheia (AD 244-247) AE 22 - Philip II90 viewsPhilip II, as Caesar, 244-247 AD. AE22 (4.36g). M IOV ΦIΛIΠΠOC KAICAP, bareheaded, draped and cuirassed bust right / ANTIOXЄΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopia. Extremely rare. gVF.
Antiocheia (AD 244-249) AE 26 – Philip II178 viewsPhilip II, 244-249 AD. AE26 (9.51g). Μ ΙΟΥ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟC ΚΑΙCΑΡ, draped and cuirassed bust right, unclear countermark / ΑΝΤΙΟX-ΕΩΝ, River-god Maeander with reed reclining to left, leaning on inverted vase from which water flows. Very rare. Dark green glossy patina, VF.
Antiocheia (AD 249-251) AE 21 - Trajan Decius81 viewsTrajan Decius, 249-251 AD. AE21 (4.95g). ΑVΤ Κ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΟС ΔЄΚΙС, laureate and cuirassed bust right / ANTIOXЄΩN, Dionysus standing left, holding thyrsus and pouring cantharus; to left, panther standing left, head right. gVF.
Antiocheia (AD 249-251) AE 33 - Trajan Decius303 viewsTrajan Decius, 249-251 AD. AE33 (21.73g). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Bridge of six arches with gateway on left, river flowing beneath; on parapet, recumbent figure of Maeandros holding cornucopia and reed, two standing figures behind. Corrosion, near VF.
Antiocheia (AD 249-251) AE 38 - Trajan Decius1593 viewsTrajan Decius, 249-251 AD. AE38 (16.52g). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / AN-T-I-OXEΩN, Zeus seated left, holding Nike and sceptre. Good Fine, red-brown and green patina. Drewry Coll.; Ex Empire Coins FPL 36 (1/1987), no. 111.
Antiocheia (AD 253-260) AE 35 - Valerian429 viewsValerian, 253-260 AD. AE35 (32.46g). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Bridge of six arches with gateway on left, river flowing beneath; on parapet, recumbent figure of Maeandros holding cornucopia and reed, figure standing behind; stork on top of gateway; two fish in waves below bridge. VF.
Antiocheia (AD 253-268) AE 20122 viewsTime of Valerian and Gallienus, 253-268 AD. AE20 (2.83g). IPЄA ΓЄPOYCIA, draped bust of Gerousia right / ANTIOXЄWN, Tyche in tetrastyle temple. Rare. VF.
Antiocheia (AD 253-268) AE 25 - Gallienus249 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE25 (6.26g). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / KTICTHCAN-TIOXEΩN; male figure (the Founder) standing left holding uncertain objects. Very fine.
Antiocheia (AD 253-268) AE 28 - Gallienus190 viewsGallienus, 253-260 AD. AE28 (7.99g). ΑΥ ΚΑ ΠΟ ΓΑΛΛΙΗΝΟC, radiate and cuirassed bust right / ΑΝΤΙΟXЄΩΝ, price table with price crown inscribed ΓΑΛΛΙΗΝ table inscribed, ΚΑΠЄΤΩΛΙΑ. Very rare. Dark brown patina, EF.
Antiocheia (AD 253-268) AE 29 - Gallienus191 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE29 (15.27g, 7h). Radiate, draped, and curiassed bust right, seen from behind / Hephaestus (Vulcan) seated right, hammering at forge with helm atop. VF, slightly rough surfaces.
Antiocheia (AD 253-268) AE 30 - Gallienus162 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE30 (13.93g). ΑΥ Κ Θ ΓΑΛ-ΛΙΗΝΟΣ, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΑΝΤΙΟXЄΩΝ, distyle temple within Tyche with cornucopiae and rudder. Brown patina, VF.
Antiocheia (AD 253-268) AE 32 - Gallienus404 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE32 (17.25g, 6h). Helmeted and cuirassed bust left, holding shield and spear / AN[TIOXE]-WN, six-arched bridge with guard rails across the Maeander River; triple-bayed triumphal arch at one end; figure of Maeander River reclining left above guard rail. VF, black-brown patina, minor pitting on obverse. Rare.
Antiocheia (AD 253-268) AE 33 - Gallienus189 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE33 - Medallion (21.16g, 6h). Antiochia ad Maeandrum mint; Aphrodisios, archon. AY[T] K ΠO ΓAΛΛIHNO, radiate, helmeted, draped, and cuirassed bust left, holding spear and shield / [ЄΠI AP]X • AΦPOΔICIOY • IЄPAKOC •, [AN]TIOX[Є]ΩN in exergue, Jupiter Capitolinus, holding Nike on globe in right hand and scepter in left, seated left before table carrying agonistic urn containing two palms and inscribed [OYA]ΛЄ[PIA?]; amphora below table. Good VF, brown patina, natural pit on reverse.
Antiocheia (AD 253-268) AE 35 - Gallienus294 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE35 (20.18g, 6h). Radiate, helmeted, and cuirassed bust left, holding spear and shield / Bridge spanning the Maeandrus river; gateway to bridge to left, surmounted by stork standing right; on parapet, river-god Maeandrus reclining left, holding reed and cornucopia. VF, dark green patina with areas of minor striking weakness.
Antiocheia (AD 253-268) AE 35 - Gallienus214 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE35 (21.50g). ΑΥ Κ Π ΓΑ ΛΛΙ ΗΝΟC, cuirassed and helmeted bust with spear and shield / ΑΝΤΙΟXЄΩΝ, Jupiter Capitolinus (?) enthroned to left with Nike and scepter, before, vase below table with price-crown. Rare. Dark patina, VF.
Antiocheia (AD 253-268) AE 36 - Gallienus326 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE36 (20.82g, 6h). Radiate, helmeted, and cuirassed bust left, holding spear and shield / Bridge spanning the Maeandrus river; gateway to bridge to left, surmounted by stork standing right; on parapet, river-god Maendrus reclining left, holding reed and cornucopia. Good VF, red and dark green patina. A choice example of this interesting and ambitiously designed type.
Antiocheia (AD 254-268) AE 24 - Salonina107 viewsSalonina, Augusta, 254-268 AD. AE24 (6.51g). [...] CAΛONINA CЄB, draped bust left / ANTIOXЄΩΝ, Eagle standing right on garlanded altar. VF.
Antiocheia (AD 254-268) AE 25 - Salonina203 viewsSalonina, Augusta, 254-268 AD. AE25 (6.62g, 7h). Diademed and draped bust right, set on crescent; countermark: B within oval incuse / Garlanded altar surmounted by an eagle standing left, head right. VF, green patina, slight bend in flan from the application of the countermark.
Antiocheia (BC 27-AD 14) AE 14 - Augustus327 viewsAugustus, 17 BC-14 AD. AE14 (3.2g). CEBACTOC, bare head of Augustus right / ΠΑΙΩΝΟΥ ΣΥΝΑΡΧΙΑ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΕΩΝ, Athena standing left holding spear and shield. VF.
Antiocheia (BC 27-AD 14) AE 1512 viewsAugustus, 27 BC-14 AD. AE15 (3.33g). ANTIOXEωN / CEBACTOY, Nike advancing right, holding wreath and palm frond / AΓΛAOY TOY AΓΛAOY CYNAPXIA, garlanded altar. VF.
Antiocheia (BC 27-AD 14) AE 16 - Augustus213 viewsAugustus, 27 BC-AD 14. AE16 (5.28g, 11h). Laureate head of Augustus right / Draped bust of Livia right. Gray patina, good VF.
Antiocheia (BC 27-AD 14) AE 18 - Augustus & Gaius7 viewsAugustus with Gaius, 27 BC-14 AD. AE18 (4.05g). ΣΕΒΑΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΕΩΝ, laureate head of Augustus right within wreath / [...], bare head of Gaius right within wreath. Extremely rare. VF.
Antiocheia (BC 200-0) AE 19548 views2nd-1st cent BC. AE19 (2.88g, 12h). Eagle standing left on thunderbolt, wings spread / ΑΝΤΙΟ/ΧΕ-ΩΝ / [Α]ΡΙΣΤΡΟ[...], six-rayed star. VF. Karl coll.
Antiocheia (BC 200-100) AE 19433 viewsca 2nd cent BC. AE19 (6.30g). Radiate and draped bust of Helios right / Lyre within laurel wreath.
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