Asia Minor Coins - Photo Gallery

Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor


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Kyme (BC 480-450) BI Trihemiobol62 viewsca 480-450 BC. BI Trihemiobol (10mm, 1.38g). Head of eagle right, KY below / Quadripartite incuse square.
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Kyme (BC 480-450) Hemiobol877 views5th cent BC. AR Hemiobol (0.53g). Head of eagle left, K-Y to left / Rough incuse square. Good very fine.


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Kyme (BC 480-450) Hemiobol322 viewsca 480-450 BC. AR Hemiobol (7mm, 0.48g). Eagle’s head left / Quadripartite incuse square. Good VF, well centered, porous.
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Kyme (BC 520-470) Diobol243 viewsca 500 BC . AR Diobol (1.17g). Horse’s head right / Quadripartite incuse square roughly divided. Extremely rare and apparently unrecorded in all major reference works. About extremely fine. Ex Hauck & Aufhäuser 12 (1996), 117.
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Kyme (BC 520-470) Hemiobol297 views5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (7mm, 0.36g). Horse’s head right / Rough incuse square. Good VF.

While such coins are generally assigned to an uncertain Thraco-Macedonian mint, the style of the current coin is more refined than any of the horse types in Tzamalis. “Horse/incuse” types were almost certainly minted at multiple locations, and a mint in (western?) Asia Minor would seem logical based on provenances.
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Kyme (BC 520-470) Obol771 viewsca 500 BC. AR Obol (0.67g) Forepart of bridled horse left / Incuse square.
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Kyme (BC 520-470) Obol1251 viewsca 500 BC. AR Obol (0.84g). Forepart of horse right / Quadripartite incuse square. Very rare. Good VF.
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Kyme (BC 520-470) Tetartemorion619 viewsca early 5th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (?) (0.25g). Head of horse left / Incuse square. VF. Rare.
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Kyme (BC 520-470) Tetartemorion415 viewsca 500-450 BC. AR Tetartemorion (0.21g, 7mm). Head horse left / Quadratum incusum. VF.
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Kyme (BC 520-470) Tetartemorion488 viewsca 500-450 BC. AR Tetartemorion (?) (0.28g). Head of horse right / Quadratum incusum. VF. Rare. Mueller coll.
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Kyme (BC 520-470) Tetartemorion699 viewsca 500-450 BC. AR Tetartemorion (?) (0.24g). Head of horse left / Quadripartite incuse square. VF. Rare. Mueller coll.
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Kyme (BC 520-470) Tetartemorion639 viewsca 500-450 BC. AR Hemiobol (7mm, 0.22g). Head of horse right / Quadripartite incuse square. VF. Rare.
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Kyme (BC 520-470) Tetartemorion605 views5th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (7mm, 0.18g). Horse’s head left / Quadripartite incuse square. Good VF, porosity.


While such coins are generally assigned to an uncertain Thraco-Macedonian mint, the style of the current coin is more refined than any of the horse types in Tzamalis. “Horse/incuse” types were almost certainly minted at multiple locations, and a mint in (western?) Asia Minor would seem logical based on provenances.
     
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