Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Keramos (AD 0-100) AE 25445 viewsImperial Times, 1st cent AD. AE25 (7.43g, 1h). KEPAMI / HTON, head Apollo right / ΣEBAΣ / TOΣ in two lines within laurel wreath; countermark, bucranium within quadratum incusum. Extremely fine. Ex Karl coll.
Keramos (AD 54-68) AE 22 - Nero140 viewsNero, 54-68 AD. AE22 (7.3g). NEPΩN ΣEBAΣTOΣ, laureate head of Nero right / KEPAMIHTΩN APΞAΣ EYANΔPOΣ, head of Apollo (?) right. VF.
Keramos (AD 138-161) AE - Antoninus Pius386 viewsAntoninus Pius, 138-161 AD. AE (23.89g). AUTOK KAIS ANTWNEINON SEB[...], draped laureate bust left / KERANIH AILI QEMISTO[...], archaic God with spear and double-axe standing right, lion sitting behind. Very rare. Brown patina, VF.

The reverse type, which is also on a coinage of Commodus (BMC 8), represents an ancient cult figure, probably with the same attributes as Zeus Labraundos, which itself followed the pattern of Greek Kouros in its archaic form.
Keramos (BC 27-AD 14) - Augustus236 viewsAugustus, 27 BC-14 AD. AE17 (3.1g). KAIΣΑΡ, bare head of Augustus right / KEPAMIHTΩΝ, eagle standing left, head turned right. VF.
Keramos (BC 100-0) AE 19317 viewsca 1st century BC. AE19 (8.74g). Head of Zeus right / ΚΕΡΑΜΙΗ - ΕΡΜΟΦΑΝΤΟC, Eagle standing left, looking back.
Keramos (BC 100-0) AE 20289 viewsca 1st century BC. AE20 (6.32g). Head of Zeus right / ΚΕΡΑΜΙΗ - ΕΡΜΟΦΑΝΤΟC, Eagle standing left, looking back.
Keramos (BC 200-0) AE302 viewsca 2nd-1st cent BC. AE (1.83g), Magistrate Apol. Head of Zeus right / Eagle right, ΚΕΡAΜ above, ΑΠΟΛ below, within incuse square. Dark green patina, VF. Very rare.
Keramos (BC 200-0) AE 14327 views2nd-1st cent BC. AE14 (2.11), plinthophoric. Laureate head of bearded Zeus right / Κ-ΕΡΑΜΙΗ - ΔΙΟΝΥ, eagle standing right, wings closed, within incuse square. Dark green patina, EF. Rare. Gutknecht coll.
Keramos (BC 200-100) AE 19337 views2nd cent BC. AE19. Archaic head of Apollo (?) with long hair right / ΚΕΡΑΜΙΗ-ΛΕΩΝ, facing head of bull. Good VF, green patina. Rare.
Keramos (BC 300-200) 140 views2nd century BC. AR Hemidrachm (11mm, 1.11g). Leont-, magistrate. Head of Apollo right / KEPAMI ΛEONT, head of bull facing within incuse square. VF. Very rare. Apparently unpublished in the standard references.
Keramos (BC 300-200) Hemidrachm520 views3rd cent BC. AR Hemidrachm (1.21g, 11mm, 11h). Young male head (Apollo?) right, with long-hanging hair curls / Bull's head facing (bucranium), ΚΕΡ-Α / ΠΟΛ-Ι, within incuse square.
Keramos (BC 400-300) AE 11875 viewsca 4th cent BC. AE11 (1.36g). Bull standing right / Dolphin right, KE below. Good VF, dark green, almost black, patina, light scratches. Extremely rare and unrecorded in the standard works.
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