Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor


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Kaisareia (AD 161-180) AE 16 - Marcus Aurelius170 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AE16 (4.70g). Dated RY 5 (165 AD). Laureate head right / Modius. Very rare. Minimal cleaning scratches on obverse. VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 161-180) AE 20 - Marcus Aurelius173 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AE20 (7.79g, 6h). ΑΥΤΟΚ ΑΝΤωΝΩΙΝΟC, laureate bust right / ΚΑΙCΑΡΕΩΝ Τ Π ΑΡΓΑΙΩ / ΕΤ-Ε, Mount Argaios with star on top. Dated RY 5 (165 AD).

Unrecorded date and type for Marcus Aurelius, in Sydenham or Malloy supplement. Of the 4 examples now cited in RPC IV, all specimens in national museum collections, the Paris specimen of uncertain attribution. Dark patina. Obverse a bit rough, on the usual crowded flan. Very rare.
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Kaisareia (AD 161-180) AE 21 - Marcus Aurelius179 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AE21 (7.59g). Dated RY 5 (165 AD). Laureate head right / Mount Argaios. Minimal cleaning scratches. VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 161-180) AE 21 - Marcus Aurelius154 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AE21 (6.73g). Dated RY 5 (165 AD). AYTOKPA ANTωNЄINOC, laureate head right / KAICAPЄωN T Π APΓΑΙω / ЄT Є, Mount Argaeus with conical top. VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 161-180) AE 32 - Marcus Aurelius385 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AE32 (22.38g). Struck 172 AD. Laureate head right / Horned head of Zeus-Ammon right. Fine, green patina.
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Kaisareia (AD 161-180) Didrachm - Marcus Aurelius480 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AR Didrachm (6.77g, 21mm). AVTOKP ANTΩNEINOC CEB, bare head right, typical curled hair / VΠA - TOC Γ, Agalma of Mt. Argaios, star above summit. Scarce, VF, lightly toned. Hoeft coll.
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Kaisareia (AD 161-180) Didrachm - Marcus Aurelius273 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AR Didrachm (6.33g, 21mm, 12h). Struck 161-166 AD. Laureate and cuirassed bust right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by statue. VF, toned.
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Kaisareia (AD 161-180) Didrachm - Marcus Aurelius214 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AR Didrachm (6.71g, 20-21mm, 6h). 161-166 AD. ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΑΝΤωΝΕΙΝΟC CЄΒ, laureate and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / ΠΑ-ΤΟC Γ (Cos III) Mt. Argaeus, with trees; on summit, star; at base, animal to left, tree to right. A.K. coll.
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Kaisareia (AD 161-180) Didrachm - Marcus Aurelius161 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AR Didrachm (6.15g, 20-21mm, 6h). 175-176 AD. ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΑΝΤ-ωΝΕ[ΙΝΟC] CЄΒ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / ΥΠΑΤ-ΟC Γ (Cos III) club. A.K. coll.
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Kaisareia (AD 161-180) Tridrachm - Marcus Aurelius460 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AR Tridrachm (9.63g), struck 175-176 AD. AVTOKP ANTωNЄINOC CЄB, laureate, draped and cuirssed bust right / VΠA-TOC Γ, altar with three ears of corn. Lightly toned, VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 161-180) Tridrachm - Marcus Aurelius79 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.27g, 25mm). ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΑΝΤωΝЄΙΝΟ СЄΒ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΥΠΑΤΟС Γ, Ares standing left, holding spear and resting hand upon shield. gVF. Ex Dr. P. Vogl collection; ex Bankhaus Aufhäuser (Liste 6, 1988).
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Kaisareia (AD 163-164) AE 22 - Lucius Verus566 viewsLucius Verus, 163-164 AD. AE22 (6.42g, 12h). AYTOCP OYHROC CEBACTOC, laureate head right / [KAICAPIA NEWK] (presumably) Mt. Argaeus surmounted by indeterminate object.
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Kaisareia (AD 166-177) Didrachm - Commodus187 viewsCommodus, as Caesar, 166-177 AD. AR Didrachm (6.44g, 20mm). 175/176 AD. Draped bust right / YΠATO - C TOC, club. Unpublished. gVF.
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Kaisareia (AD 166-177) Tridrachm - Commodus473 viewsCommodus, as Caesar, 166-177 AD. AR Tridrachm (10.30g, 12h), struck 175-177 AD . Bareheaded, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Three grain ears on garlanded altar. VF, toned. Ex CNG 53 (3/2000), lot 1159.
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Kaisareia (AD 166-177) Tridrachm - Commodus94 viewsCommodus, 166-177 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.24g). KOMMOΔω KAIC CЄB VIω, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΓЄPMAN CAPMAT, eagle standing facing on branch, head and tail left, wings spread. Ex Vogl coll.; ex Bankhaus Aufhäuser Auction 6, lot 405 (6/1989). VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 177-192) AE 27 - Commodus557 viewsCommodus, 180-193 AD. AE27 (14.36g). M KOMO ANTΩNINOC, laureate, cuirassed and draped bust right / MHTPOΠO KAICAPЄIA, Agalma of mount Argaios on altar inscribed, ЄT ΓI. Black patina, VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 177-192) AE 27 - Commodus342 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE27 (14.80g, 10h). Dated Cos. 13 (192 AD). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Agalma of Mt. Argaeus on altar; ЄT ΓI (date) divided between altar and exergue. VF, red-brown patina, light scratches.
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Kaisareia (AD 177-192) AE 28 - Commodus176 viewsCommodus 177-192 AD. AE28 (19.19g, 6h). RY 11 (190 AD). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / Mount Argaeus on altar; star to left. Dark patina, gVF.
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Kaisareia (AD 177-192) AE 28 - Commodus237 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE28 (16.22g, 12h). Dated RY 11 (190 AD). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Agalma of Mt. Argaeus set on altar inscribed ЄT IA (date). Good VF, attractive earthen green patina. Group CEM.
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Kaisareia (AD 177-192) AE 28 - Commodus148 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE28 (15.00g, 12h). Dated RY 11 (190 AD). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Agalma of Mt. Argaeus set on altar inscribed ЄT IA (date). VF, green patina.
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Kaisareia (AD 177-192) AE 28 - Commodus29 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE28 (15.09g, 12h). Dated RY 13 (192 AD). A K MAV KOMOΔOC ANTΩNINOC, laureate head right / MHTPOΠO KAICAPЄIA, agalma of Mount Argaeus placed on altar inscribed ЄT ΓI. aVF.
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Kaisareia (AD 177-192) AE 29 - Commodus500 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE29 (15.62g) 191 AD. Laureate head right / Mount Argaios on altar. Very fine. Unpublished variant.
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Kaisareia (AD 177-192) AE 29 - Commodus181 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE29 (15.33g). M AV KOMO ANTΩNI, laureate, draped and curiassed bust right / MHTPOΠ ΚΑΙCAPЄI / ЄT ΓI, Mount Argaeus within tetrastyle temple façade, with star in pediment. VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 177-192) Didrachm - Commodus535 viewsCommodus, 177-192. AR Didrachm (4.22g, 12h) undated. Cos III. Laureate head right / Berg Argeus with statue. Very fine.
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Kaisareia (AD 177-192) Didrachm - Commodus109 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AR Didrachm (3.96g, 21mm). Dated Cos III (181/2 AD). Laureate head right / Club in between crescent and star. Very rare. VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 177-192) Drachm - Commodus160 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AR Drachm (4.26g, 20mm, 11h). Struck 181-182 AD. Laureate head right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star. VF, minor porosity.
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Kaisareia (AD 177-192) Drachm - Commodus90 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AR Drachm (4.16g, 20mm). ΑVΤ Μ ΑVΡ ΚΟΜΟ ΑΝΤωΝΙ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / VΠΑΤΟС Δ ΠΑΤ ΠΑΤΡΙ, Mt. Argaeus; star above. VF. Ex Dr. P. Vogl collection; ex Bankhaus Aufhäuser.
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Kaisareia (AD 183-185) Didrachm - Commodus436 viewsCommodus, 183-185 AD. AR Didrachm (4.44g, 22mm, 10h). AVT M AVP KOMO ANTWNINOC CEB, laureate head right / VPATOC D (4th consulship = 183-5 AD) PAT PA, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star. Reverse double-struck but clear.
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Kaisareia (AD 183-185) Didrachm - Commodus502 viewsCommodus, 183-185 AD. AR Didrachm (20mm, 4.17g, 12h). AVT M AVP KOMO ANTWNI, laureate head right / VPATOC D (4th consulship = 183-5 AD) PAT PA, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-194) Denarius - Pescennius Niger2036 viewsPescennius Niger, 193-194 AD. AR Denarius (2.82 gm). Caesarea mint. IMP CAES C PESC NIGER IVST AVG, laureate head right / SALVTI AVG, Salus standing facing before lighted altar, head right, holding serpent in her arms and feeding it from a patera. Toned, good VF, minor porosity.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-194) Drachm - Pescennius Niger296 viewsPescennius Niger, 193-194 AD. AR Denarius - Drachm (2.46g, 18mm, 12h). Caesarea mint. IMP CAES C PESC NIGER IVST AVG, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΔHMAPXI EΞ O VΠATOC, modius with grain ears. Fine, toned, porous, chipped at 12 o’clock from an attempted piercing. Very rare and important issue.

When Pescennius was proclaimed emperor by his troops in AD 193, he knew his reign as emperor would not be peaceful. He quickly set out to issue huge sums of denarii in his name to pay his troops and to win the loyalty of others. To do this, like so many before him, Pescennius reduced the fineness of his denarii to a point that they were equivalent to the Caesarean drachm. This coin provides a direct link to these events, combining a denarius obverse die and a drachm reverse die. This coin also presents clear evidence that both Antioch and Caesarea struck coins for Pescennius.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-194) Drachm - Pescennius Niger202 viewsPescennius Niger, 193-194 AD. AR Denarius/Drachm (2.89g, 19mm, 11h). IMP CΛES • C PESCE NIGER IVST • ΛVC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / ΔHMΛPX I CΞ (sic) VΠΛTOC, calathus containing three grain ears; CT Λ (date) in exergue. EF, porous. Very rare.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) AE 16 - Septimius Severus186 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE16 (3.50g). Dated RY 3 (195 AD). Laureate head right / Bust of Tyche with turreted headdress right. Unpublished? VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) AE 18 - Septimius Severus673 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE18 (3.54g). Dated RY 13 (205 AD). Laureate head right / Mount Argaeus surmounted by star; ET IΓ (date) in exergue. VF, brown patina.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) AE 19 - Septimius Severus458 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE19 (5.66g, 12h), dated RY 2 (194/5 AD). Laureate head right / Homonoia seated left on Mt. Argaeus, holding branch. Good VF, brown patina, minor roughness. Wagner Coll.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) AE 20 - Septimius Severus493 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE20 (6.02g). Laureate head right / Female figure (Homonaia?) holding branch, seated on Mount Argaeus; ET B in exergue. Very fine.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) AE 25 - Septimius Severus422 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE25 (9.07g). Laureate head right / ЄT – B; three corn-ears tied together. Nice VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) AE 27 - Septimius Severus209 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE27 (13.54g). Dated RY 3 (195 AD). ΑΥ Λ CЄΠΤΙ CЄΟΥΗΡΟC Π, laureate head right / ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟ ΚΑΙCΑΡΙΑC, Agalma of Mt. Argaeus set on altar inscribed ЄT Γ. Dark green patina, gVF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) AE 28 - Septimius Severus561 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE28 (18.55g, 1h), dated RY 11 (203/4 AD). Laureate head right / Mt. Argaeus on platform; star above. VF, brown patina, flan split. Wagner Coll.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) AE 28 - Septimius Severus168 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE28 (12.09g, 12h). Laureate head right / Mt. Argaeus atop garlanded altar; ЄT IΓ (date) in exergue. VF, green patina.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) AE 28 - Septimius Severus238 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE28 (13.07g, 12h). Dated RY 13 (204/5 AD). Laureate head right / Mt. Argaeus between two agonistic urns; MHTPO KAI[C] and KOI-NOC above, CЄOYHPIOC Φ[I]/ΛAΔЄΛΦIOC/ ЄT IΓ (date) below. VF, slightly worn pale green patina. Rare and interesting games issue. Group CEM.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) AE 29 - Septimius Severus135 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE29 (14.29g). Dated RY 2 (193/4 AD). Laureate head right / ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟ ΚΑΙCΑΡΙΑC, Agalma of Mt. Argaeus set on altar inscribed ЄT B. VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) AE 30 - Septimius Severus261 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE30 (19.85g). Homonoia with Smyrna, Dated RY 14 (206/207 AD). ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ CЄΠΤΙ CЄΟΥΗΡΟC, laureate head right / CΜΥΡΝΑΙΩΝ ΚΑΙCΑΡЄΩΝ, agalma of Mount Argaeus surmounted by star, flanked by agonistic crowns, each containing a palm; ЄT IΔ (date) across field. Dark green patina, VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) AE 30 - Septimius Severus171 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE30 (14.28g, 12h). Dated RY 13 (204/5 AD). Laureate head right / Agalma of Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star and set on altar inscribed ЄT IΓ (date). Good VF, brown patina. Group CEM.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Drachm - Septimius Severus469 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Drachm (3.06g), struck 194 AD. Laureate head right / Nike standing left on globe, holding wreath and palm; in field ET R. Nice very fine.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Drachm - Septimius Severus567 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Drachm (3.08g, 17mm, 11h). Dated RY 2 (AD 193/4). Laureate head right / Mount Argaeus surmounted by six-pointed star; ЄT B in exergue. Good VF, minor porosity.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Drachm - Septimius Severus299 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Drachm (2.97g, 17mm, 12h). Dated RY 15 (207 AD). AY KAI Λ CЄΠT CЄOYHPOC, laureate head right / MHTP KAICA, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT IЄ (date) in exergue. EF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Drachm - Septimius Severus292 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Drachm (3.19g, 20mm, 6h). Dated RY 12 (AD 204). AY Λ• CЄΠ • CЄ-OYH Π AYΓ, laureate head right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT IB (date) in exergue. Unpublished in the standard references with this obverse legend. EF. A rare inclusion of Severus’ cognomen (Π = Pertinax) on Caesarean coinage, particularly in silver.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Drachm - Septimius Severus143 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Drachm (3.10g, 17mm, 12h). Dated RY 13 (204/5 AD). Laureate head right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT IΓ (date) in exergue. VF, toned, light porosity.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Drachm - Septimius Severus138 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Drachm (3.10g, 17mm, 12h). Dated RY 14 (205/6 AD). Laureate head right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT IΔ (date) in exergue. VF, toned, porous.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Drachm - Septimius Severus125 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Drachm (3.18g, 17mm, 12h). Dated RY 18 (209/10 AD). Laureate bust right, slight drapery / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT IH (date) in exergue. VF, toned, obverse die break.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Drachm - Septimius Severus116 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Drachm (2.94g, 16-17mm, 12h) undated, 194 AD?. [ΑV Λ CЄΠ] CΕΟVΗΡΟC, laureate head right / ΔΙ-ΚΑΙΟ-CΥΝH / [ЄΤ B], Dikaosyne, wearing chiton and peplos, standing to left; in r., scale, in l., sceptre. Very rare. A.K. coll.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Drachm - Septimius Severus148 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Drachm (3.58g, 17mm, 11h) AD 209. ΑV Κ Λ CΕ[ΠΤΙ CЄ]ΟΥΗΡΟ-C, laureate head right / ΜΗΤΡ-Ο ΚΑΙ-CΑΡ ΝЄΩ Κ / ΕΤ ΙΖ (year 17), figure seated to left, holding laurel branch. Rare. Ex Gerhard Hirsch, Auction 48 (6/1966), lot 569. A.K. coll.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Drachm - Septimius Severus132 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Drachm (3.33g, 19mm, 12h). Dated RY 16 (207/8 AD). Laureate head right / MHTPO KAICAP NЄΩ, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT Iς (date) in exergue. EF, toned.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Drachm - Septimius Severus173 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Drachm (2.78g, 18mm). Dated RY 16. A K Λ CЄΠT CЄOVHPOC, laureate head right / MHTP KAIC NЄΩK, half-length bust of Artemis left, holding sceptre and patera; ЄT Iς (date) across field. Very rare. VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Drachm - Septimius Severus & Caracalla458 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Drachm (2.66g), struck 205/206 AD. ΑΥ Κ Λ CЄΠ CЄΟΥΗΡΟC ΑΥ [Κ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΙ ΑΥΓ], confronting laureate busts of Septimius Severus and Caracalla / ΜΗΤΡΟ ΚΑΙCΑΡΙ / ЄΤ ΙΓ Berg Argaios. Minor corrosion, VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Tridrachm - Septimius Severus296 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.36g, 24mm, 11h). Dated RY 14 (206 AD). AY KAI Λ CЄΠTI CЄOYHPOC, laureate head right / MHTPOΠO KAICAPIAC, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by nude male figure holding globe and scepter; ЄTOY IΔ in exergue. VF, very minor die break on obverse around 2 o’clock.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Tridrachm - Septimius Severus357 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.31g, 23mm, 11h). Dated RY 18 (210 AD). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Radiate male figure seated left on Mt. Argaeus, holding branch; ЄT IH (date) in exergue. Good VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Tridrachm - Septimius Severus231 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Tridrachm (5.42g, 25mm, 12h). Dated RY 14 (206 AD). AY • KAI • Λ • CЄΠTIMI • • CЄOYHPOC AYΓ, laureate head right / MHTPO KAICAPI, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by statue; ЄT IΔ (date) in exergue. EF, minor porosity.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Tridrachm - Septimius Severus256 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.19g, 25mm, 11h). Dated RY 16 (208 AD). AY KAI Λ CЄΠTI CЄOYHPOC, laureate head right / MHTPO KAI-CAPI NЄΩK, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by statue; ЄT Iς (date) in exergue. Good VF, light porosity.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Tridrachm - Septimius Severus258 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.16g, 25mm, 5h). Dated RY 16 (208 AD). AY KAI Λ CЄΠTI CЄOYHPOC, laureate head right / MHTPOΠO KAICAPIA NЄΩKO, Radiate male figure seated left on Mt. Argaeus, holding branch; ЄT Iς (date) in exergue. Good VF, a little porous, minor flan flaws on obverse.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Tridrachm - Septimius Severus174 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Tridrachm (7.71g, 12h). Dated RY 13 (205 AD). Laureate head right / Mt. Argaeus; date in exergue. EF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-211) Tridrachm - Septimius Severus166 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AR Tridrachm (9.05g, 12h). Dated RY 18 (210 AD). AY KAI • Λ • CЄΠTIMI CЄOYHPOC AVΓ, laureate head right / Mt. Argaeus with statues of Severus, Caracalla, and Geta on summit; dates in exergue. Near EF, minor porosity.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) AE 24 - Julia Domna564 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AE24 (10.00g, 12h), dated RY 14 (206/207 AD). Draped bust right / Legend and date within laurel wreath. VF, reddish-brown patina, reverse a bit off-center.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) AE 28 - Julia Domna657 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AE28 (12.44g, 12h). Homonoia with Smyrna. Dated CY 14 (AD 206/7). IOVΛIA ΔO MNA AVΓ, draped bust right / KAICAP[EΩN] CMYPNAIΩN, OMONOIA in exergue, agalma of Mount Argaeus surmounted by star, flanked by agonistic crowns, each containing a palm; ЄT IΔ (date) across field. VF, slightly rough black-green patina with traces of earthen overtones, adjustment marks on reverse. Very rare.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Didrachm - Julia Domna291 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AR Didrachm (4.33g, 21mm, 12h). Dated RY 19 of Caracalla (216 AD). Draped bust right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star, set on garlanded altar; Є-T flanking altar, IΘ (date) in exergue. Near EF, minor porosity.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Didrachm - Julia Domna263 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AR Didrachm (4.05g, 21mm, 12h). Dated RY 20 of Caracalla (217 AD). Draped bust right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star, set on garlanded altar; ЄT K (date) in exergue. EF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Drachm - Julia Domna636 viewsJulia Domna, wife of Septimius Severus, 193-217 AD. AR Drachm (2.83g, 18mm), dated year 16 (208/9 AD). Draped bust right. / Agalma of Mt. Argaeus with star; date in exergue. Minor obverse scratches in right field, good very fine.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Drachm - Julia Domna284 viewsJulia Domna, wife of Septimius Severus, 193-217 AD. AR Drachm (2.95g, 18mm). Dated year 5 (=197 AD). IOYΛIA ΔOMNA CЄBACTH, draped bust right / MHTPO KAICAPIAC/ ЄT•Є•, agalma of Mt. Argaeus with star. Very fine.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Drachm - Julia Domna349 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AR Drachm (2.94g, 18mm, 12h). Dated RY 16 of Septimius Severus (208/9 AD). Draped bust right / Argaios(?) seated left on rocks, holding branch; ET IS (date) in exergue. Rare. VF, deposits.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Drachm - Julia Domna255 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AR Drachm (2.51g, 18mm, 11h). Dated RY 14 of Severus (206 AD). IOYAIA ΔOMNA, draped bust right / MHTPO KAICAPIA, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT IΔ (date) in exergue. EF. Lovely portrait.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Drachm - Julia Domna158 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AR Drachm (17mm, 3.28g, 12h). Dated RY 15 of Septimius Severus (206/7 AD). Draped bust right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT IЄ (date) in exergue. Good VF, toned. Group CEM.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Drachm - Julia Domna167 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AR Drachm (3.28g, 18mm, 12h). 197 AD. ΙΟΥΛΙΑ - ΔΟΜΝΑ C, bust right / ΜΗ-ΤΡΟΠ – KΑΙCAPI / ЄT - Є (year 5), Aphrodite standing to right, in r., apple, in l. sceptre. Ex Frank Sternberg, Auction XI, 20-21 (11/1981), lot 386. A.K. coll.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Tridrachm - Julia Domna219 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.73g, 23mm, 12h). Dated RY 16 of Septimius Severus (208 AD). Draped bust right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by statue; ЄT Iς (date) in exergue. Good VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Tridrachm - Julia Domna235 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AR Tridrachm (24mm, 7.32 g, 11h). Dated RY 13 of Severus (205 AD). IOYAIA ΔOMNA AY, draped bust right / MHTPOΠ KAICAPI, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by statue; ЄT•IΓ• (date) in exergue. Good VF, a little porous, very minor deposits.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Tridrachm - Julia Domna204 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.64g, 24mm, 11h). Dated RY 14 of Severus (206 AD). IOYAIA • ΔO-MNA AYΓOY, draped bust right / MHTP KAICA, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by statue; ЄTO IΔ (date) in exergue. Good VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Tridrachm - Julia Domna307 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.46g, 25mm, 12h). Dated RY 18 of Severus (210 AD). IOYAIA ΔO-MNA • AYΓOY, draped bust right / MHTPO KAICAPIA NЄΩK, Mt. Argaeus; to left of summit, nude male figure holding scepter; to right of summit, three nude male figures, that on the left smallest (Geta), that in the middle largest (Severus), and that on the right of a height between the two (Caracalla), each raising hand; ЄT IH (date) in exergue. EF. A highly interesting piece recording a lost dynastic monument and which, between obverse and reverse, carries images of the entire imperial family.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Tridrachm - Julia Domna308 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.45g, 24mm, 12h). Dated RY 18 of Severus (210 AD). IOYAIA ΔO-MNA AYΓ, draped bust right / MHTPO KAICAPIA NЄΩKO, radiate male figure seated left on Mt. Argaeus, holding branch; ЄT IH (date) in exergue. VF, lighlty porous. Unrecorded date for this type in the name of Domna.
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Kaisareia (AD 193-217) Tridrachm - Julia Domna197 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.55g, 12h). Dated RY 18 of Severus (210 AD). Draped bust right / Nike advancing right; date across lower field. Good VF, minor edge porosity on reverse.
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Kaisareia (AD 196-198) Drachm - Caracalla171 viewsCaracalla, as Caesar, 196-198 AD. AR Drachm (3.15g, 17mm, 6h). Dated RY 5 of Septimius Severus (196/7 AD). Bareheaded, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; crescent to upper left, ЄT •Є• (date) in exergue. Near VF, toned, minor porosity.
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Kaisareia (AD 196-198) Tridrachm - Caracalla177 viewsCaracalla, as Caesar, 198-198 AD. AR Tridrachme (9.94g). Dated RY 5 of Septimius Severus (196/7 AD). MAΡ AΥΡH ANTΩNI (sic!) KAI, draped and cuirassed bust right / MHTΡOΠO KAICAΡIA / ЄTOΥC Є, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by statue. Lightly toned, gVF.
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Kaisareia (AD 196-198) Tridrachm - Caracalla121 viewsCaracalla, as Caesar, 196-198 AD. AR Tridrachm (9.57g, 24-25mm, 11h). 197 AD. MAP AVPHΛI-ANTωΝΙ ΚΑΙ C, bareheaded, draped and cuirassed young bust to right / [ΜΗΤΡ]ΟΠΟΛ - ΚΑΙCΑΡΙΑC / ЄΤΟVC Є (year 5), Mt. Argaeus; on summit, nude figure holding globe and sceptre; on l., crecent; on r., star. A.K. coll.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-209) AE 30 - Geta308 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AE30 (18.91g, 7h). Dated RY 13 (205 AD). Bare-headed, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Agalma of Mount Argaeus upon altar; ЄT IΓ (date) in exergue. Near VF, golden-brown patina with patches of red.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-209) AE 31 - Geta166 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AE31 (17.29g, 12h). Dated RY 13 of Septimius Severus (205 AD). Bareheaded, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Agalma of Mt. Argaeus on altar; ЄT IΓ (date) in exergue. Good VF, dark green-brown surfaces, some roughness and deposits.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-209) Drachm - Geta139 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AR Drachm (2.76g, 18mm, 12h). Struck RY 12 of Septimius Severus (203/4 AD). Bareheaded and draped bust right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT IB (date) in exergue. VF, toned, minor porosity.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-209) Drachm - Geta127 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AR Drachm (19mm, 2.87g, 12h). Dated RY 12 of Septimius Severus (203/4 AD). ΠO Π Λ CЄΠTI ΓAITAC KЄC (sic), bareheaded, draped, and cuirassed bust right / MHTPOΠO KAICAPЄIAC, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT IB (date) in exergue. VF, minor roughness. A very interesting and apparently unpublished legend variety and year.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-209) Drachm – Geta278 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AR Drachm (2.13g, 19mm, 6h). Dated RY 13 of Septimius Severus (AD 204/5). ΛOY CЄΠ ΓЄTAC KAI, draped bust right / MHTPO KAICAP, Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT IΓ (date) in exergue. This legend variety unpublished in the standard references for this year. EF.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) AE 27 - Caracalla203 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AE 27 (15.17g, 12h). Dated RY 13 of Septimius Severus (204/5 AD). Laureate head right / Agalma of Mt. Argaeus set on garlanded altar. VF, green-brown patina.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) AE 27 - Septimius Severus313 viewsSeptimius Severus, 198-217 AD. AE27 (17.00g). 194 AD. Laureate head right / Agalma of mount Argaeus placed on altar inscribed ET. Γ. Reverse slightly double struck, nice VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) AE 29 - Caracalla202 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AE29 (17.66g). Dated RY 13 of Septimius Severus (204/5 AD). Laureate head right / Agalma of Mt. Argaeus on altar; on summit, star above. VF.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) AE 29 - Caracalla156 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AE29 (15.31g, 12h). Dated RY 13 of Septimius Severus (204/5 AD). Laureate head right / Agalma of Mt. Argaeus set on garlanded altar. VF, dark green, almost black, patina.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) Didrachm - Caracalla135 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AR Didrachm (5.89g, 12h). Dated RY 20 (217 AD). AY KAI M • AYPHΛI • ANTΩNЄINOC CЄB, laureate head right, wearing mustache and light beard / Mt. Argaeus; date in exergue. Near EF. Very rare tetradrachm struck on a flan of didrachm weight.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) Drachm - Caracalla154 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AR Drachm (3.00g, 18mm, 12h). Dated RY 18 of Septimius Severus (210 AD). Laureate head right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by a star; crescent to right, ET IH (date) in exergue. VF, lightly toned.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) Drachm - Caracalla152 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AR Drachm (20mm, 3.10g, 12h). Dated RY 13 of Septimius Severus (204/5 AD). Laureate and draped bust right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; crescent to upper left, ЄT IΓ (date) in exergue. Good VF, lightly toned, minor deposits on obverse. Group CEM.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) Drachm - Caracalla127 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AR Drachm (20mm, 2.94g, 12h). Dated RY 14 of Septimius Severus (205/6 AD). Laureate head right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT IΔ (date) in exergue. Good VF, darkly toned. Group CEM.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) Drachm - Caracalla105 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AR Drachm (3.49g, 16mm, 12h). Dated RY 14 of Septimius Severus (205/6 AD). Laureate and bearded head right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by star; ЄT IΔ (date) in exergue. VF, toned, light porosity.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) Drachm - Julia Domna595 viewsJulia Domna, 198-217 AD. AR Drachm (3.08g, 18mm). IOVΛΙΑ ΔΟΜΝΑ CEB, draped bust right / MHTPOΠΟ KAICAPI, ET E (=year 5, 197/8 AD). Very fine.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) Tridrachm - Caracalla312 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AR Tridrachm (9.22g, 23mm, 12h). Dated RY 19 of Septimius Severus (210 AD). Laureate head right / Radiate male figure seated left on Mt. Argaeus, holding branch; ЄT IH in exergue. VF, minor flan flaw on reverse.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) Tridrachm - Caracalla215 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.35g, 23mm, 12h). Dated RY 16 of Septimius Severus (208 AD). Laureate head right / Mt. Argaeus surmounted by statue; ЄT Iς (date) in exergue. EF.
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Kaisareia (AD 198-217) Tridrachm - Caracalla239 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AR Tridrachm (8.94g, 24mm, 12h). Dated RY 18 of Septimius Severus (210 AD). Laureate head right / Radiate male figure seated left on Mt. Argaeus, holding branch; ЄT IH (date) in exergue. Good VF, nice metal for issue.
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