Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor


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Dardanos (AD 14-37) AE 19 - Tiberius652 viewsTiberius. AD 14-37. Æ 19mm (4.90 g). ΣEBAΣ KAIΣAΡ, laureate head right / ΔAΡΔANEΩN, cult statue of Athena of Ilium facing. Near VF, brown patina. Apparently unique. Drewry Coll.; Ex Henry Lindgren Coll.

As the obverse legend is ambiguous, this could also be an issue of Augustus.
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Dardanos (AD 117-138) AE 21353 viewsHadrian, 117-138 AD. AE21 (Semis?) (4.53g). AV KAI CEBA[...] - TRAIANOC ADRIANOC, draped, cuirassed and laureate bust right /
DARDAN - WN, eagle with spread wings facing, head left, carrying away Ganymedes, who wears chlamys and Phrygian bonnet, and holds pedum in right hand. Very rare, about VF, some roughness. Probably unpublished. Hoeft coll.

This is the counterpart to Bellinger T136 from Ilion.
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Dardanos (AD 198-209) AE 25 - Geta334 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AE25 (12.22g). Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / Ganymede holding pedum, carried away by eagle flying left. VF, grey-brown patina.
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Dardanos (AD 198-209) AE 26 – Geta5 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AE26 (9.96g). Π CЄΠTIM ΓЄTAC KAI, bareheaded, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΔAPΔANIΩN, Aeneas advancing right, head left, holding Anchises on shoulder and leading Ascanius. Very rare. VF.
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Dardanos (AD 198-217) AE - Caracalla525 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AE (18.01g). AYT K M AYP - ANTONINOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΔAPΔANIΩN, youth in military uniform riding right on horseback holding spear over shoulder holding cult statue and poppy in extended right. Dark green patina. Good very fine.
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Dardanos (AD 200-300) AE 221477 views3rd cent AD. AE22 (5.50g). AV-G DARD, turreted head of Tyche right / COLAVG - TRO, grazing horse right. Full dark-green patina, good VF. RRR!
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Dardanos (BC 27-AD 14) AE 16 - Augustus159 viewsAugustus, 27 BC-14 AD. AE16 (2.04g). Bare head of Augustus right / ΔAΡΔA, Athena Ilias standing right. aVF. Rare.
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Dardanos (BC 27-AD 14) AE 16 - Augustus68 viewsAugustus, 27 BC-14 AD. AE16 (2.84g). Bare head right / ΔAPΔA, helmeted head of Athena right. VF.
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Dardanos (BC 200-50) AE 16352 views2nd-1st centuries BC. AE16 (4.00g, 12h). Diademed and bearded male head (Zeus?) right / Horseman galloping right. VF, dark green patina, a few deposits. Wagner Coll.
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Dardanos (BC 349-300) AE 392 viewslater 4th century BC. AE (1.95g). Philokra..., magistrate. Horseman riding right, wearing petasos and cape, holding spear; ΦΙΛΟΚΡ (magistrate) below / Rooster standing right, head left, ΔΑΡ above. Good VF. Rare.
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Dardanos (BC 349-300) AE 9106 views4th century BC. AE9 (1.39g, 6h). Horseman riding right / Cock standing right; star to upper left. VF, dark green patina.
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Dardanos (BC 349-300) AE 11390 viewslater 4th century BC. AE11 (1.58g). Horseman right, spear in hand; monogram below / Cock standing right, looking left, ΔΑΡ to left above. Nice VF, dark color patina.
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Dardanos (BC 350) AE 9322 viewsca 350 BC. AE9 (0.75g). Horseman right / Cock standing right, grain-seed above. VF, a little rough, orange-brown patina.
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Dardanos (BC 350) AE 10346 viewsca 4th century BC. AE10 (1.30g). Horseman riding right, wearing petasos and cape, right hand raised / Rooster standing right; grain ear behind, ΔΑΡ to right, downward. Good VF, dark green patina.
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Dardanos (BC 350) AE 12329 viewsca 350 BC. AE12 (1.90g). Horseman galloping right, wearing petasos and cape, right hand raised / Cock standing right, facing right; ΔΑΡ above, monogram to right. Nice VF. Rare.
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Dardanos (BC 350) AE 12521 viewsca 350 BC. AE12 (3.07g). Horseman galloping right, wearing petasos, right hand raised / Cock standing right, facing right; ΔΑΡ to right, monogram? to left.
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Dardanos (BC 350) AE 12219 views4th century BC. AE12 (3.18g). Horseman galloping right, wearing petasos and chlamys / ΔΑΡ, rooster standing right. gVF.
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Dardanos (BC 350) AE 1291 views4th century BC. AE12 (1.73g). Horseman galloping right, wearing petasos and chlamys / ΔΑΡ, rooster standing left; spear head over crescent (?) to right. VF.
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Dardanos (BC 350) AE 13141 views4th century BC. AE13 (2.67g). Horseman galloping right, wearing petasos and chlamys / ΔΑ-Ρ, rooster standing right, star to right. VF.
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Dardanos (BC 350) AE 1386 viewsca 400-300 BC. AE13 (1.7g) Warrior riding right, holding spear; owl (?) below / ΔΑΡΔ, uncertain (floral?) depiction. gVF. Apparently unpublished type.
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Dardanos (BC 350) AE 1520 views4th century BC. AE15 (3.78g). Warrior on horse riding right / Cock standing left, head lowered in attitude of attack; above ΔAP, below female head facing left. Good very fine.
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Dardanos (BC 350) AE 20381 views4th cent BC. AE20 (7.75g). Horseman galloping right, wearing petasos and chlamys / Cock standing right, facing right; in field to right, Athena Promachos with shield and spear standing right. Dark green patina, thick flan, VF/gVF. Rare. Gutknecht coll.
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Dardanos (BC 350) AE 21122 views4th century BC. AE21 (6.65g). Horseman galloping right, wearing petasos and chlamys / Rooster standing right; ΔAΡ to right, barley ear to left. VF.
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Dardanos (BC 400-300) Triobol604 viewsca 4th cent BC. AR Triobol (2.49g). Rider on horse galloping right / Cock standing right, [...]ΙΤΙΜΩΝΑΚΤ[...] (magistrate). VF. Very rare.
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Dardanos (BC 400-300) Triobol654 views4th century BC. AR Triobol (13mm, 2.58g, 12h). Lepton, magistrate. Horseman riding right; trident head below / Cock standing right; EΠI ΛEΠTΩN to right. Good VF, toned, very light porosity. Very rare.
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Dardanos (BC 420-380) Diobol288 viewsca late 5th century BC. AR Diobol (1.13g). Horseman riding left / Two roosters facing each other, ΔA to right, P (?) to left; all within incuse square. Unpublished?
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Dardanos (BC 420-380) Hemiobol47 viewsLate 5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.27g, 8mm, 9h). Horseman riding left / Cock standing left [within incuse square]. VF, light porosity. Rare.
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Dardanos (BC 420-380) Obol455 viewsca end of 5th-4th cent BC. AR Obol (0.63g). Horseman left / Cock in shallow incuse square. Toned, VF.
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Dardanos (BC 420-380) Obol380 viewsca late 5th cent BC. AR Obol (0.50g). Horseman riding left / Cock standing left within incuse square. Fine, porous.
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Dardanos (BC 420-380) Obol221 views4th-3rd century BC. AR Obol (7mm, 0.43g, 8h). Horseman riding left / Cock standing left within incuse square; pellet above; all within incuse square. VF, toned.
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Dardanos (BC 420-380) Obol145 views4th-3rd centuries BC. AR Obol (9mm, 0.64g, 12h). Horseman riding left / Cock standing left within incuse square. Near VF, darkly toned. Scarce.
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Dardanos (BC 420-380) Tetartemorion50 views5th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (7mm, 0.13g). Forepart of horse left / Cock standing left within incuse square. aVF. Very rare.
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Dardanos (BC 450-400) Obol11 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Obol (0.7g, 8mm). Standing rooster facing right / Panther head facing within dotted circle incuse.
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Dardanos (BC 450-420) Obol491 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Obol (0.61g). Cock standing left / Diagonally criss-crossed pattern. Toned VF.
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Dardanos (BC 450-420) Obol316 views5th century BC. AR Obol (0.70g). Cock standing left / Diagonally criss-crossed pattern. aVF.
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Dardanos (BC 450-420) Obol216 views5th century BC. AR Obol (0.59g). Cockerel standing left / Striated concave surface. Extremely rare. Lovely iridescent tone and extremely fine.
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Dardanos (BC 470-440) Diobol470 viewsca 521-478 BC. AR Trihemiobol (10mm, 1.38g, 6h). Forepart of winged boar right / Incuse helmet. Good VF, toned, some porosity. Extremely rare, perhaps the second known.1 comments
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Dardanos (BC 470-440) Diobol267 views6th-5th century BC. AR Diobol (1.39g). Head of rooster facing right / Facing panther head in incuse square. Apparently unpublished. Very rare, lightly toned.
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Dardanos (BC 470-440) Hemiobol89 views6th-5th century BC. AR Hemiobol(?) (8mm, 0.4g). Cock standing left on back of hen standing left, preparing to mate / Incuse head of lion or panther left. Apparently second known. VF.
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Dardanos (BC 470-440) Hemiobol20 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.46g, 8mm). Rooster facing right, head lowered, standing on branch / Confronted heads (of bulls?) forming facing head (of lion or panther?) in incuse. Extremely rare, very fine. Apparently unpublished.
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Dardanos (BC 470-440) Obol366 views6th-5th century BC. AR Obol(?) (9mm, 0.73g, 9h). Cock standing left on back of hen standing left, preparing to mate / Incuse head of lion(?) left. Apparently unpublished. VF, toned.
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Dardanos (BC 470-440) Tetartemorion290 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (7mm, 0.12g, 12h). Cock standing left / Incuse calf's head right. VF, toned. Very rare.
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Dardanos (BC 470-440) Tetartemorion320 viewsca 475-450 BC. AR Tetartemorion (0.16g). Cock standing left / Incuse calf's head left. VF. Very rare. Mueller Coll.
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Dardanos (BC 470-440) Tetartemorion161 viewsca 475-450 BC. AR Tetartemorion (0.22g, 7mm, 4h). Cock standing left / Incuse head of calf left. VF, toned, minor porosity.
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Dardanos (BC 480-450) Trihemiobol451 viewsca 480-450 BC. AR Trihemiobol (1.13g). Cock standing right / Incuse head of horse. VF/EF. Extremely rare.
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Dardanos (BC 480-450) Trihemiobol285 views5th century BC. AR Trihemiobol (1.08g, 6h). Cock standing right / Incuse horse head left. Peus 368, lot 178; Giessener Münzhandlung 90, lot 300; otherwise unpublished. Good Fine, toned, minor porosity.

Although the attribution of this issue is not certain, Dardanos is the only mint to feature these types on its coinage (cf. SNG Copenhagen 282 and 298).
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Dardanos (BC 480-450) Trihemiobol237 viewsca 480-450 BC. AR Trihemiobol (9mm, 1.12g). Cock standing right / Incuse head of horse. VF, toned, minor porosity. Very Rare.
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Dardanos (BC 480-450) Trihemiobol270 views5th century BC. AR Trihemiobol(?) (1.16g, 8mm, 12h). Cock standing right / Incuse head of horse left. VF, small die break in field on obverse. Extremely rare.
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Dardanos (BC 480-450) Trihemiobol97 views5th century BC. AR Trihemiobol (9mm, 1.03g, 2h). Cock standing right; star above / Incuse horse head left. Near VF, some deposits. Apparently unpublished and possibly unique.

Although the attribution of this issue is not certain, Dardanos is the only mint to feature these types on its coinage (cf. SNG Cop. 282 and 298).
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Dardanos (BC 500) Obol334 viewsca 500 BC. AR Obol (0.79g). Cock standing right / Quadripartite incuse square. Toned VF, slightly rough.
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Dardanos (BC 500) Obol370 views5th century BC. AR Obol (8mm, 0.62g). Cock standing right / Quadripartite incuse square. VF, some porosity. Alighieri Coll.
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Dardanos (BC 500) Obol19 viewsca 500 BC. AR Obol (0.71g, 8mm). Head of cock right / Quadripartite incuse square. Unpublished in the standard references. Good VF, minor porosity.
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Dardanos (BC 500) Tetartemorion82 views5th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (6mm, 0.13g). Head of cock right / Quadripartite incuse square. VF. Apparently unpublished.
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Dardanos (BC 500) Trihemiobol120 views5th century BC. AR Obol (8mm, 1.06g). Cock standing right, uncertain symbol above / Quadripartite incuse square. VF, light tone.
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Dardanos (BC 500) Trihemiobol212 views5th century BC. AR Trihemiobol (1.03g), ca 480 BC. Rooster standing right, sun/star to left / Rough incuse square. Unpublished save for its auction appearances and unique. Nicely toned. Good very fine.

From the collections of R. Maly, LHS 100 (4/2007), 295, T. Kuyas, Münzen und Medaillen 41 (6/1970), 158, V. M. Brand, Hess-Leu 31 (12/1966), 414 and P. Lambros, Hirsch XXIX (11/1910), 677.
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Dardanos (BC 500-490) EL Stater1272 viewsca 500-490 BC. EL Stater (14.02g). Cock standing right, palmette above / Quadripartite incuse square. VF. Very rare.
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Dardanos (BC 520) EL 1/12 Stater1025 viewsca 520 BC. EL 1/12 Stater - Hemihekte (1.11g). Cock standing right / Irregular incuse square. Very rare. Nearly extremely fine. Ex Leu 72 (5/1988), lot 259, and Aufhauser 4 (10/1987), lot 78.
     
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