Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor


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Myndos (BC 200-0) AE 19312 views2nd-1st cent BC. AE19 (5.87g). Head of beardless Dionysos wearing ivy wreath / ΜΥΝΔΙ - ΕΡΜΙ, owl sitting right on olive branch, head facing. Rare. Dark green patina, gVF. Gutknecht coll.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Drachm275 views2nd-1st century BC. AR Drachm (4.42g). Laureate head of Zeus right / Headdress of Isis, ΜΥΝΔΙΩΝ to left, ΗΡΟΔΩΡΟΣ (magistrate) to right, within beaded circle. VF.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Drachm311 viewsca 2nd-1st century BC. AR Drachm (3.99g). Menedemos, magistrate. Laureate head of Zeus right / Headdress of Isis, thunderbolt below, ΜΥΝΔΙΩΝ to left, ΜΕΝΕΔΗΜΟΣ to right, within beaded circle. EF, some horn silver on the reverse.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Drachm221 views1st century BC. AR Drachm (3.29g). Theainetos, magistrate. Wreathed head of Zeus - Serapis right, wearing the atef crown / Headdress of Isis, Μ-ΥΝΔΙΩΝ to left, ΘEΑΙΝΕΤΟΣ to right, corn ears and thunderbolt below. Good very fine.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Drachm209 viewsMid 2nd century BC. AR Drachm (13mm, 3.98g, 12h). Theainetos, magistrate. Laureate head of Sarapis right / Headdress of Isis set on two grain ears, Μ-ΥΝΔΙΩΝ to left, ΘEΑΙΝΕΤΟΣ to right, torch below. VF, toned.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Drachm127 viewsca 2nd-1st century BC. AR Drachm (3.68g, 17mm). Laureate head of Zeus right / MYNΔIΩN MHNOΔΩPCO (magistrate), headdress of Isis; rose below. Very fine.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Drachm120 viewsca 2nd-1st century BC. AR Drachm (4.06g). Kallistratos, magistrate. Laureate head of Zeus right / Headdress of Isis, winged thunderbolt below, ΜΥΝΔΙΩΝ to left, ΚΑΛΛΙCΤΡΑΤ to right, within beaded circle. Toned, EF. Ex PN Auc. 355 (1998), 721.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Drachm113 views180-150 BC. AR Drachm (4.43g). Theodoros, magistrate. Laureate head of Zeus right / Headdress of Isis set on two grain ears, thunderbolt below; ΜΥΝΔΙΩΝ to left, ΘEOΔΩΡOΣ to right. EF. Rare.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Drachm104 views2nd-1st century BC. AR Drachm (3.91g). Estratos (?), magistrate. Laureate head of Zeus right / Headdress of Isis set on two grain ears, star below; ΜΥΝΔΙWΝ to left, ΕCΤΡΑΤΟC (?) to right. aEF. Rare.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Hemidrachm258 views2nd-1st century BC. AR Hemidrachm (2.29g). Filon, magistrate. Wreathed head of young Dionysos right, thyrsos over shoulder / Winged thunderbolt; ΦΙΛΩΝ and rose below. Good VF, small lamination behind head.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Hemidrachm129 views2nd-1st century BC. AR Hemidrachm (2.22g). Amphiktyon, magistrate. Wreathed head of young Dionysos right / Winged thunderbolt; ΑΜΦΙΚΤΥΩΝ and cornucopiae below. VF. Rare variant. Ex Gorny & Mosch 97 (1999), 399.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Hemidrachm108 views2nd-1st century BC. AR Hemidrachm (2.1g, 14mm). Peithias, magistrate. Wreathed head of young Dionysos right / ΜΥΝΔΙΩΝ - ΠΕΙΘΙΑΣ, winged thunderbolt. aEF.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Hemidrachm157 viewsMid 2nd century BC. AR Hemidrachm (13mm, 2.29g, 3h). Kallikles, magistrate. Wreathed head of young Dionysos right / Winged thunderbolt; KΛΛΛIKΛHC below. Good VF, old cabinet toning. Extremely rare for magistrate, the second known without additional symbol on reverse.

The analysis of the 1996 Myndos hoard by B. Zabel and A.R. Meadows (CH IX, pp. 244–52) revealed three groups of issues, the first two of which included magistrate names and an additional symbol on the reverse, while the last group only had magistrate names. Kallikles is known to have struck hemidrachms in two issues, one with a cornucopia symbol, and one with no additional symbol. Of the former, there are approximately 13 coins known, all from a hoard in 1985 (CH VIII, 481). His second issue, without symbol, is apparently known only from a single specimen in a hoard found in 1987 (CH VIII, 495), which was struck from the same reverse die as the present coin.
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Myndos (BC 200-0) Hemidrachm50 views2nd-1st century BC. AR Hemidrachm (2.22g, 13mm). Metrodoros, magistrate. Wreathed head of young Dionysos right / ΜΥΝΔΙΩΝ, winged thunderbolt; MHTPOΔΩPOΣ below. gVF. Franke coll.
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Myndos (BC 400-300) AE 12299 views386-300 BC. AE12 (1.36g). Laureate head of Poseidon right / Dolphin right, trident below, [M]Y above. Dark green patina, fine style. VF-EF.
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Myndos (BC 400-300) AE 12365 views386-300 BC. AE12 (1.34g, 12h). Laureate head of Poseidon right / Dolphin right, trident below, MY above. Green-brown patina, fine style. aEF. Ex Munzzentrum Auk. 106 (3/2001), lot 202.
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Myndos (BC 400-300) AE 12127 views4th century BC. AE12 (1.2g). Laureate head of Poseidon right / Dolphin right, MY above, trident below. gVF.
     
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