Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor


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Oinoanda (BC 200-0) AE413 views2nd-1st century BC. AE (5.08g). Bust of Hermes left, kerykeion behind shoulder / Ares standing facing, holding spear and shield. VF.
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Oinoanda (BC 200) Didrachm - Series 1408 viewsca 200 BC. AR Didrachm (8.18g). Laureate head of Zeus right; lotus-tipped sceptre over shoulder, A behind / OI-NO/AN, eagle standing right on winged thunderbolt, wings closed. EF.
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Oinoanda (BC 200) Didrachm - Series 1491 viewsca 200 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right; lotus-tipped sceptre over shoulder, A behind / OI-NO/AN, eagle standing right on winged thunderbolt, wings closed. EF.
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Oinoanda (BC 200) Didrachm - Series 1203 viewsca 200 BC. AR Didrachm (19mm, 7.92g, 12h). Laureate head of Zeus right; A and scepter behind / Eagle standing right on winged thunderbolt. EF, dark iridescent toning. Well centered and sharply struck from the first die pairing of the series. Extremely rare and the finest of the four known from these dies.
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Oinoanda (BC 200) Didrachm - Series 2371 viewsca 200 BC. AR Didrachm (8.24g, 12h). Laureate head of Zeus right; lotus-tipped scepter over shoulder, B behind / OINOAN/[DEwN] below in two lines, eagle standing right on winged thunderbolt, wings closed, sceptre (or sword) behind round shield in right field. Near EF, weakly struck in the center.
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Oinoanda (BC 200) Didrachm - Series 2361 viewsca 200 BC. AR Didrachm (8.30g, 12h). Laureate head of Zeus right; lotus-tipped scepter over shoulder, B behind / OINOAN/DEwN below in two lines, eagle standing right on winged thunderbolt, wings closed, scepter (or sword) behind round shield in right field. Near EF, slightly double struck on the reverse.
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Oinoanda (BC 200) Didrachm - Series 2299 viewsca 200 BC. AR Didrachm (8.03g, 12h). Laureate head of Zeus right; lotus-tipped sceptre over shoulder, B (partially erased in die) behind / OINOAN/DEwN below in two lines, eagle standing right on winged thunderbolt, wings closed, scepter (or sword) behind round shield in right field. VF, weakly struck.
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Oinoanda (BC 200) Didrachm - Series 3337 viewsca 200 BC. AR Didrachm (7.52g, 12h). Laureate head of Zeus right; lotus-tipped scepter over shoulder, B (partially erased in die) behind / OINOAND[E/wN] below in two lines, eagle standing right on winged thunderbolt, wings closed, bunch of grapes and Γ in right field. EF, light marks.
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Oinoanda (BC 200) Didrachm - Series 3864 viewsca 200 BC. AR Didrachm (7.63g, 12h). Laureate head of Zeus right; lotus-tipped sceptre over shoulder, B (partially erased in die) behind / OINOAN/DEwN below in two lines, eagle standing right on winged thunderbolt, wings closed, bunch of grapes and Γ in right field. EF.
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Oinoanda (BC 200) Didrachm - Series 3536 viewsca 200 BC. AR Didrachm (20mm, 7.58g, 12h). Laureate head of Zeus right; B (erased in die) and scepter behind / Eagle standing right on thunderbolt; Γ to left; to right, sword behind shield. EF, dark find patina. Rare. Winokur Coll.

This short series of coinage from Oinoanda was apparently struck in three series, each marked with A, B, or Γ. Originally these letters were thought to represent dates on a local era, but Ashton’s study shows this is far from conclusive, regardless that they were struck sequentially. The obverse die used for this coin was originally used for series 2 didrachms, which have a B on the obverse.
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Oinoanda (BC 200) Didrachm - Series 3251 viewsca 200 BC. AR Didrachm (21mm, 8.22g, 12h). Dated CY 3? (186/5? BC). Laureate head of Zeus right, with lotus-tipped scepter over shoulder; B behind / Eagle standing right on winged thunderbolt, wings closed, bunch of grapes and Γ (year) in right field. Good VF, toned. Rare.
 
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