Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor


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Bageis (AD 0-100) AE 19391 viewsQuasi-autonomous, struck during Roman times. AE19 (2.8g). ΘEON [C]VNK - ΛHTOC, draped and diademed elderly bust of the Roman Senate right / B[AΓ]-HN-ΩN, Athena, draped and wearing Corinthian helmet, seated left on cuirass, holding wreath in right hand and resting with left elbow on shield set on ground, spear behind her(?). Rare, about VF, green patina. Hoeft coll.
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Bageis (AD 81-96) AE 21 - Domitian331 viewsDomitian, 81-96 AD. AE21 (6.05g). ΔOMITIANOC KAICAP, laureate head right / KAICAPEΩΝ ΒΑΓΝΩΝ, Demeter standing left, with corn-ears and scepter. Very fine.
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Bageis (AD 98-117) AE 16172 viewsTime of Trajan, 98-117 AD. AE16 (3.74g). ΒΑΓΗ-ΝΩΝ, laureate head of Apollo right / AΠΙ ΑΠΟΛΛΟΔΩΡΟΥ, Apollo seated right, holding patera. EF.
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Bageis (AD 98-117) AE 20 - Trajan229 viewsTrajan, 98-117 AD. AE20 (3.68g). Apollodoros. Laureate head right / ЄΠI AΠOΛΛOΔOPOY BAΓHNΩN, Demeter standing left, with corn-ears and scepter. Obverse double struck, about very fine.
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Bageis (AD 98-117) AE 28127 viewsTime of Trajan, 98-117 AD. AE28 (7.9g). IЄPA CYNKΛTOC, draped bust of the Senate right / ЄΠI AΠOΛΛOΔΩPOY APΧON BAΓHNΩN, Apollo standing left, holding laurel-branch and patera. VF.
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Bageis (AD 177-192) AE - Commodus412 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE (23.97g). Stephanephoros Apollodoros, magistrate. Laureate draped bust right / Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae. VF. Rare.
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Bageis (AD 190-240) AE 27217 viewsca 190-240 AD. AE27 (9.23g, 7h). CVN KΛHTOC, draped bust of youthful Senate right / KAICAPЄΩN BAΓHNΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopia. VF, green patina. Ex Wagner Coll.
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Bageis (AD 190-240) AE 27118 viewsca late 2nd-mid 3rd cent AD. AE26 (7.22g, 6h). Youthful male bust of the Senate right / Apollo standing right, holding lyre. VF, dark green and reddish-brown patina. Group CEM.
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Bageis (AD 193-209) AE 23 - Geta301 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AE23 (6.02g, 6h). Gaius, archon. Bare-headed, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Hygeia, holding serpent, and Asklepios, leaning on serpent-entwined staff, standing facing; small figure of Telesphorus between. VF, green patina. Ex Alighieri Coll.
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Bageis (AD 193-211) AE 189 viewsTime of Septimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE18 (3.08g). Draped bust of Serapis right, wearing calathus / BAΓHNΩN, Isis standing left, holding sistrum and situla. Extremely rare. VF.
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Bageis (AD 193-211) AE 21 - Septimius Severus186 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE21 (5.43g, 6h). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and scepter. VF, green patina, some roughness and deposits.
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Bageis (AD 193-211) AE 23 - Septimus Severus247 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE23 (5.27g). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / Zeus Lydios standing, holding eagle and scepter. Very fine.
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Bageis (AD 193-217) AE 19 - Julia Domna112 viewsJulia Domna, 193-217 AD. AE19 (3.5g). IOYΛIA CЄBAC, draped bust right / BAΓHNΩN, Asklepios standing left, leaning on serpent-entwined staff. EF.
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Bageis (AD 193-217) AE 23 - Julia Domna201 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AE23 (7.70g). Asklepiados, archon. Draped bust right / ЄΠI ACKΛЄΠIAΔOV BAΓHN ΩN, Hygeia, on left, standing right, holding serpent, facing Asklepios, on right, standing standing left, leaning on serpent-entwined staff. VF, rough green-brown patina. Ex Drewry Coll.
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Bageis (AD 193-217) AE 23 - Julia Domna84 viewsJulia Domna, 193-217 AD. AE23 (6.19g). IOY ΔOMNA CЄBA, draped bust right / ЄΠΙ ΑCKΛHΠIΑΔΟΥ ΒΑΓΗΝΩΝ / ΑΡΧΟΝΤ, Tyche standing facing, head left, holding rudder and cornucopia. VF.
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Bageis (AD 197-211) AE 28 - Geta287 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 197-211 AD. AE28 (12.08g). CEBAC GETAC KAICAP, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / EΠI ANTIΓ B AP CATOB BAΓHNΩ, Tyche standing left holding rudder and cornucopiae. Very rare. Very fine. Bagis (Bageis) takes the epithet Cæsarea 'of caesar', i.e. imperial (foundation?) and names the River Hermos on its coins. The city still figures in a list about 1170-79.
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Bageis (AD 198-209) AE 22 – Geta213 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AE22 (5.23g). Gaius, archon. Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / ЄΠI ΓAIO-V AP-C BAΓHN/ΩN, Hygeia, on left, standing right, holding serpent, facing Asklepios, on right, standing standing left, leaning on serpent-entwined staff; small figure of Telesphoros standing between. VF, green patina, lightly smoothed. Ex Drewry Coll.; ex Malloy XXIII (10/1987), lot 232.
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Bageis (AD 198-209) AE 23 - Geta103 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AE23 (6.96g, 7h). Bareheaded and draped bust right / Tyche standing left holding rudder, grain ears and cornucopiae. Attractive olive green patina, VF.
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Bageis (AD 198-209) AE 23 - Geta Caesar314 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AE23 (4.56g), Gaius, magistrate. Π CEPT ΓETAC KAI, draped, cuirassed, bare-headed bust right / EΠI ΓAIOY AR/X - BAΓHNΩN, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae.
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Bageis (AD 198-213) AE 2081 views198-213 AD (time of later Severans). AE20 (4.16g). Struck under archon Gaius. ΔHMOC, laureate youthful bust of Demos right, drapery on far shoulder / ΕΠΙ ΓΑΙΟV APX BAΓΗΝΩΝ, Dionysos standing facing, head left, holding thyrsos and pouring whine out of kantharos; at feet to left, small panther. gVF.
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Bageis (AD 198-213) AE 21307 viewsQuasi-autonomous, 198-213 AD (time of later Severans). AE21 (4.36g), struck under archon Gaius. ΔHMOC, laureate youthful bust of Demos right, drapery on far shoulder / EΠI ΓAIOV APX A / BAΓHNΩN (HN ligate), river-god Hermos, wearing himation, reclining right, resting with left arm on urn from which water is flowing, holding water plant over right shoulder, in ex. EPMOC. Rare, about VF, dark-green patina, slight roughness. Hoeft coll.; ex Drewry coll.
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Bageis (AD 198-213) AE 21145 views198-213 AD (time of later Severans). AE21 (5.05g). Archon Gaius. ΔHMOC, laureate youthful bust of Demos right, drapery on far shoulder / ЄΠI ΓAIOV APX A / BAΓHNΩN (HN ligate), river-god Hermos, wearing himation, reclining right, resting with left arm on urn from which water is flowing, holding water plant over right shoulder, in ex. ЄPMOC. VF. Rare.
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Bageis (AD 198-217) AE 1512 viewsTime of Caracalla, 198-217 AD. AE15 (1.88g). Diogenes, archon. Bare bearded and draped bust of Herakles right, with club over shoulder / ЄΠI ΔIOΓЄN / BAΓHNΩN, lion advancing right. Extremely rare. gVF. Plankenhorn coll.
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Bageis (AD 198-217) AE 27 - Caracalla503 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AE27 (13.03g). Gaios Asklionos, magistrate. Laureate and cuirassed bust right, slight drapery on far shoulder / Tyche of Bagis standing left, holding two grain-ears, rudder and cornucopiae. VF, brown patina.
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Bageis (AD 198-217) AE 27 - Caracalla130 viewsCaracalla, 198-211 AD. AE27 (9.4g). AV K M AV ANTΩNЄINOC, laureate head right / KACAPCΩN BAΓHNΩN, Zeus Lydios standing left, holding eagle and scepter. VF.
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Bageis (AD 200-268) AE 15144 viewsCirca 200-268 AD. AE15 (1.84g). KAICAPЄ, radiate and draped bust of Helios right / BAΓHNΩN, star within crescent. VF.
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Bageis (AD 209-212) AE 22 - Geta14 viewsGeta, 209-212 AD. AE22 (7.96g). Diogenes, archon. AV KAI ΠO CЄ ΓЄTAC CЄ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ЄΠI ΔIOΓЄNOVC AP BAΓHNΩN, Dionysos standing left, holding filleted thyrsus and pouring cantharus; to left, panther standing left, head right. Extremely rare. gVF. Plankenhorn coll.
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Bageis (AD 209-212) AE 28 - Geta11 viewsGeta, 209-212 AD. AE28 (9.72g). Asklepiados, archon. AV KAI ΠO CЄΠT ΓЄTAC CЄ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ЄΠI ACKΛHΠIAΔOV Π AIΛ MHT APX / A - B / BAΓHNΩN, Athena standing right, holding spear; shield to right. Ex Münz Zentrum 103 (6/2000), lot 128. Extremely rare. VF. Plankenhorn coll.
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Bageis (AD 211-217) AE - Caracalla479 viewsCaracalla, 211-217 AD. AE Medallion (45.26g). Υ Κ Α Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟC, laureate cuirassed bust right / ΚΑΙCΑΡΕΩΝ ΒΑΓΗΝΩΝ, emperor riding right, trampling barbarians; to right, Nike standing left and crowing horse. Good VF. Extremely rare. Unpublished?
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Bageis (AD 240-260) AE 229 viewsMid 3rd century AD. AE22 (4.78g). IЄPA BOVΛH, veiled and draped bust of Boule right / BAΓHNΩ, river god Hermos reclining left, holding reed and grain ears, and resting elbow upon overturned urn from which liquid flows. Ex Hirsch 166 (5/1990). lot 412. Extremely rare. VF. Plankenhorn coll.
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Bageis (AD 256-258) AE 23 - Valerian II10 viewsValerian II, Caesar, 256-258 AD. AE23 (5.71g). K ΠO KOP BAΛЄPIANOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / KAICAPЄΩN BAΓHNΩN, Zeus standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. aVF. Ex Athena 3 (5/1990), lot 504. aVF. Plankenhorn coll.
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Bagis (AD 253-268) AE 36 - Gallienus453 viewsBagis, in alliance with Temenothyrae in Phrygia. Gallienus, 253-268 AD. AE36 (26.08g). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΚΑΙCΑPΕΩΝ ΒΑΓΗΝΩΝ ΤΗΜΝΟΘVΡ/ΕΩΝ around, ΟΜΟΝVΑ (sic) in exergue, Mên of Bagis standing right, holding sceptre and facing Tyche of Temenothyrae standing left, holding cornucopiae. VF, brown surfaces, porous. Drewry Coll.; Ex Niggeler Coll., pt. 2, Bank Leu/Münzen und Medaillen (10/1966), lot 624.
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