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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

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Trajanopolis (AD 117-138) AE 1986 viewsTime of Hadrian, 117-138 AD. AE19 (4.2g). ΔΗΜΟC, bare-headed and draped bust of Demos right / ΤΡΑΙΑΝ-Ο-ΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ, Kybele seated left, holding patera and resting arm on drum; lion seated left at foot. VF.Nov 06, 2014
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Cyprus Uncertain (AD 69-79) Tetradrachm - Vespasian167 viewsVespasian, 69-79 AD. AR Tetradrachm (25mm, 12.88g, 12h), struck 75-76 AD. AVTOKPATΩP OVЄCΠACIANOC KAICAP, laureate head left / ЄTOVC NЄOV IЄPOV H, Zeus Salaminios standing facing, holding patera in right hand, left hand resting on a short scepter; eagle on left arm, VF. Tricarico coll.Nov 03, 2014
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Kyzikos (BC 450-400) Hemiobol130 views5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.3g, 9mm, 6h). Forepart of boar left; tunny behind / Head of roaring lion right, star above, within incuse square. Rare with lion right.Oct 31, 2014
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Kadoi (AD 41-54) AE 18 - Claudius106 viewsClaudius, 41-54 AD. AE18 (5.07g). Meliton, son of Asklepiados, magistrate. Struck ca 50-54 AD. Laureate head right; countermark: Capricorn / Zeus standing left, holding eagle and scepter. Dark brown patina, gF.Oct 28, 2014
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Philomelion (AD 14-37) AE 18 - Tiberius101 viewsTiberius, 14-37 AD. AE18 (5.35g). Titos Philopatris, magistrate. ΣΕΒΑΣ ΤΟΣ, bare head right; countermark, eagle / Zeus seated left; holding patera and scepter. Black patina, GF.Oct 28, 2014
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Side (AD 161-169) AE 21 - Lucius Verus94 viewsLucius Verus, 161-169 AD. AE 21mm (8.21 gm). ΑΥΤ Κ ΛΟ [ΑΥΡΗ] ΟΥΗΡΟC CЄ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / CΙΔΗΤωΝ, Athena with thunderbolt to left, erecting trophy. VF/ gF.Oct 24, 2014
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Parion (AD 253-268) AE 20154 viewsTime of Valerian-Gallienus, 253-268 AD. AE20 (4.6g). IOOC CH, head of the founder Parius right / OLC[…]HP HBG, Marsyas standing left, raising hand and holding wine skin over shoulder. Rare. VF.Oct 24, 2014
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Eumeneia (AD 14-37) AE 18 - Tiberius88 viewsTiberius, 14-37 AD. AE18 (5.79g). CEBACTOC, laureate head right / KΛEΩN AΓEΠHTOC EYMENEΩN, Zeus standing holding patera and scepter. gVF.Oct 24, 2014
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Tion (AD 98-117) AE 26 - Trajan129 viewsTrajan, 98-117 AD. AE26 (12.08g). Laureate bust right / Zeus standing holding eagle and scepter. Smoothed, VF.Oct 22, 2014
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Samos (AD 241-244) AE 31 - Tranquillina129 viewsTranquillina. Augusta, 241-244 AD. AE31 (11.53g). ΦOYPIA CABINA TPANKYIΛΛINA CЄ/ B, draped bust right, wearing stephane / CAMI ΩN, Warrior (Ancaeus?) standing right on prow, head left, holding shield and gesturing for troops to follow. GVF.Oct 22, 2014
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Sebastopolis-Herakleiopolis (AD 198-217) AE 28 - Caracalla145 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AE28 (15.70g). Dated CY 205/206 (208 AD). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / four column temple. VF.Oct 22, 2014
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Sebastopolis-Herakleiopolis (AD 193-217) AE 30 - Julia Domna142 viewsJulia Domna, 193-217 AD. AE30 (16.37g). Dated CY 205/206 (208 AD). Diademed and draped bust right / Hercules advancing left, head right, holding club over his shoulder and rope tied to Cerberus. VF.Oct 22, 2014
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Antiocheia (AD 139-161) AE 19 - Marcus Aurelius123 viewsMarcus Aurelius, as Caesar, 139-161 AD. AE19 (3.11g). CAESAR AVRELIUS, bare-headed draped bust right / ANTIOCHAE COLONIAE, eagle standing right, head left. VF.Oct 22, 2014
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Tarsos (BC 425-400) Obol129 views4th century BC. AR Obol (9mm, 0.66g, 6h). Lion standing right, feeding / Swan standing right; uncertain letter or symbol above, grain ear to right. CNG 93, lot 450; otherwise unpublished. VF, toned. Extremely rare.Oct 22, 2014
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Perge (AD 117-138) AE 12 - Hadrian105 viewsHadrian, 117-138 AD. AE12 (1.49g). ΑΔPΙΑΝ ΚΑΙC, laureate head right / ΠΕP ΓΑ, stag standing left, crescent above.Oct 22, 2014
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Thyateira (AD 256-258) AE 17 - Valerian II84 viewsValerian II, Caesar, 256-258 AD. AE17 (3.03g). ∙K∙ OYAΛЄPIANOC∙, bare headed bust right / Θ YATЄI P HNΩN, Apollo Tyrimnaeos standing to front holding branch and double-axe. Rare. gVF.Oct 16, 2014
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Thyateira (AD 222-235) AE 19 - Severus Alexander73 viewsSeverus Alexander, 222-235 AD. AE19 (3.76g). AΛЄΞA NΔPOC, laureate head right / ΘVA TЄIP HNΩN, Athena standing left, holding phiale and spear; shield leaning against spear. gVF.Oct 16, 2014
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Thyateira (AD 177-192) AE 26 - Commodus86 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE26 (9.60g). AVTO KAI KOMOΔO C, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΘYATЄI PHNΩN, Athena standing holding phiale leaning ons hield. VF.Oct 15, 2014
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Sardeis (AD 218-222) AE 25 - Elagabalus53 viewsElagabalus, 218-222 AD. AE25 (7.43g). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / ∙CAPΔIAN Ω N ∙Γ∙ NЄΩKOPΩN∙, Helios standing holding globe. VF.Oct 15, 2014
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Sardeis (AD 198-217) AE 28 - Caracalla66 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AE28 (7.04g). Radiate head right / ∙CAPΔI ANΩN ∙B∙ NЄΩKOPΩN∙, Tyche standing with rudder and cornucopiae. Obverse double struck, VF.Oct 15, 2014
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Sardeis (AD 193-217) AE 19 - Julia Domna81 viewsJulia Domna, 193-217 AD. AE19 (4.80g). Draped bust right / ∙CAPΔIANΩN ∙B∙ NЄΩKOPΩN∙, facing cult statue of Kore of Sardis; poppy to left, grain ear to right. VF.Oct 15, 2014
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Sardeis (AD 217-238) AE 1880 viewsImperial Times, ca 217-238 AD. AE18 (1.64g). ZЄVC ΛIΔIOC, bust of Zeus Lydios right / CAPΔI A NΩN, altar with coiled serpent. Obverse double struck. gVF.Oct 15, 2014
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Sardeis (AD 217-238) AE 1584 viewsImperial Times, ca 217-238 AD. AE15 (1.80g). ZЄVC ΛIΔIOC, bust of Zeus Lydios right / CAP ΔI ANΩN, humped bull standing right, before two altars on each of which is a coiled serpent erect to left. VF.Oct 15, 2014
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Dokimeion (AD 41-54) AE 18 - Claudius114 viewsClaudius, 41-54 AD. AE18 (4.31g). [TI KΛAVΔ]ION KAI[CAP], laureate head right / EΠI KOPBO[VΛωNOC] ANΘVΠ / ΔOKI/MEωN, Kybele in between two lions. Rare. GVF.Oct 15, 2014
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Kibyra (AD 249-251) AE 25 - Trajan Decius89 viewsTrajan Decius, 249-251 AD. AE25 (6.69g). AVT KAI TPAIANO C ΔЄKIOC, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / KIBYPATωN, temple front of two columns, containing the basket of Kibyra. VF.Oct 15, 2014
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Aizanis (AD 37-41) AE 20 - Caligula128 viewsCaligula, 37-41 AD. AE20 (4.81g). Straton Medeos, magistrate. ΓAIOC KAICAP. laureate head right / AIZANITωN EΠI CTPATωNON MHΔHOY, Zeus standing left with eagle and sceptre. VF.Oct 15, 2014
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Temenothyrai (AD 200-300) AE 2686 views3rd century AD. AE26 (9.57g). Draped bust of the senate right / Athena standing right, holding spear and resting on shield. gVF.Oct 15, 2014
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Smyrna (AD 200-235) AE 24128 viewsImperial Times, early 3rd century AD. AE24 (6.62g). IЄPA CYN KΛHTOC, draped bust of Senate right; countermark: CA/Γ / CMYPNAIΩ-N Γ NEOKO/PΩN, tetrastyle temple; within Tyche. VF. Oct 15, 2014
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Ephesos (AD 253-268) AE 27 - Gallienus78 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE27 (6.89g). AVT K ΠO ΛIK ΓAΛΛIHNOC, laureate and cuirassed bust right / ЄΦЄCΙΩΝ Γ ΝЄΟΚΟΡΩΝ, Artemis huntress standing right, holding strung bow i left hand, and with right drawing arrow from her quiver; hound at her feet. VF.Oct 15, 2014
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Ephesos (AD 217-218) AE 18 - Macrinus97 viewsMacrinus, 217-218 AD. AE18 (3.14g). AYT K OΠЄΛ MAKPЄINOC, laureate and cuirassed bust right / ЄΦЄCΙ/ΩΝ, Kalydonian boar running right, spear in back. VF.Oct 15, 2014
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Seleukeia (AD 238-244) AE 31 - Gordian III94 viewsGordian III, 238-244 AD. AE31 (17.64g). ANTΩNIOC ΓOPΔIANOC CЄBA, laureate, draped, and curiassed bust right; below ear, ΔO monogram within triangular countermark / CЄΛЄY KЄΩN TΩ ЄΛЄ YӨЄ P A, Uncertain figure (Mithras?) on horseback rearing right; to right, Athena Nikephoros standing left, holding spear and shield set on ground; lighted altar between. VF.Oct 15, 2014
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Alexandreia (AD 254-268) AE 19 - Salonina114 viewsSalonina, Augusta, 254-268 AD. AE19.23 (4.07g). AVR CORN SAL[ONINA], draped bust right, wearing stephane / COL A / TRO, horse grazing right, tree behind. EF and very rare. See CNG Auc. 319, lot 219 (same obverse die).Oct 03, 2014
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Alexandreia (AD 253-268) AE 20 - Gallienus140 viewsGallienus, 253-262 AD. AE20 (4.14g). IMP LICI - GALLIENV, laureate draped cuirassed bust right / COL AVG / TRO, horse grazing right. EF.Oct 03, 2014
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Alexandreia (AD 218-222) AE 24 - Elagabalus116 viewsElagabalus, 218-222 AD. AE24 (7.64g)….ANT-ONINVS…, laureate cuirassed bust right / C-OL A-LEX AVG, Apollo standing left holding branch, right foot on altar, leaning forward. GF.Oct 03, 2014
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Alexandreia (AD 138-161) AE 22 - Antoninus Pius157 viewsAntoninus Pius, 138-161 AD. AE22.56 (7.04g). IMP CAES AVREL ANTON[INVS], laureate head right / COL AVG - TROA, statue of Apollo Smintheus standing right on pedestal, holding patera and bow. VF.Oct 03, 2014
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Euhippe (BC 27-AD 14) AE 20 - Augustus136 viewsAugustus, 27 BC-14 AD. AE20 (4.38g, 5h). ΣΕ - ΒΑΣΤΟΣ, laureate bust right; countermark: bird(?) / ΕΥΙΠ - ΠΕΩΝ, winged thunderbolt. Unpublished and struck on a large flan.Sep 30, 2014
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Miletopolis (BC 100-AD 100) AE 22 - Axiochus307 viewsAxiochos, 1st century BC-1st century AD. AE22 (7.04g, 1h). O ΔHMOC AXIOXO[N], laureate head right; two owl countermarks / [MIΛ]HTOΠOΛIT[WN], helmeted head of Athena right. Coin: VF, dark brown patina, an area of minor roughness; c/m's: Good VF.Sep 25, 2014
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Kelenderis (BC 5th cent) Gorgon - Hemiobol130 views450-400 BC. AR Hemiobol (8mm, 0.43g). Gorgoneion facing, tongue protruding / Quadripartite incuse square. gVF.Sep 10, 2014
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Miletos (BC 530-500) 1/16 Stater133 viewsca 550-525 BC. Obol (0.81g, 8mm). Head of panther or lioness, seen from above / Stellar pattern within incuse square. VF. Sep 10, 2014
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Ionia Uncertain (BC 600-550) Lion paw - AR 1/48176 viewsca 6th century BC. AR 1/48 Stater (0.19g, 6mm). Lion's paw / Incuse square punch. VF.Sep 10, 2014
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Mytilene (BC 400-350) Obol167 viewsca 400-350 BC. AR Obol (0.60g, 8mm). Lyre / MYT, lyre within linear square border. VF.Sep 10, 2014
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Autokane (BC 300-200) AE 8144 views3rd century BC. AE8 (0.81g). Laureate head of Apollo left / AYTOKA, flower (?). VF. Apparently unpublished.Sep 10, 2014
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Autokane (BC 400-300) AE 12198 views4th century BC. AE12 (1.87g). Head of Zeus facing slightly right / AYTOKA, pellet within wreath. VF.Sep 10, 2014
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Uncertain (BC 440-380) Hemiobol138 views5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.32g, 6mm). Crested Korinthian helmet right / Amphora in dotted square border within incuse square. VF. Sep 10, 2014
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Gergis (BC 400-350) Obol183 views4th century BC. AR Hemiobol (9mm, 0.43g). Laureate head of the Sibyl Herophile facing slightly right / ΓΕΡ, Sphinx seated right. aVF.Sep 10, 2014
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Dardanos (BC 500) Tetartemorion128 views5th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (6mm, 0.13g). Head of cock right / Quadripartite incuse square. VF. Apparently unpublished.Sep 10, 2014
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Plakia (BC 4th cent) AE 13146 views4th century BC. AE13 (1.31g). Diademed head of Kybele left / ΠΛΑΚΙΑ, lion seated left. VF. Apparently unpublished.Sep 10, 2014
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Miletopolis (BC 2nd-1st cent) AE 20145 viewsca 2nd-1st century BC. AE20 (5.27g). Head of Athena right, wearing Attic helmet / Double-bodied owl facing, ΜΙΛΗΤΟ around. VF. Sep 10, 2014
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Apollonia ad Rhyndakon (BC 2nd-1st cent) AE 20170 views2nd-1st century BC. AE20 (6.12g). Laureate head of Apollo right / AΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΑΤΩΝ, Apollo standing right, holding lyre. VF. Apparently unpublished.Sep 10, 2014
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Methymna (BC 450-400) Silenos - Hemiobol95 viewsca 400 BC. AR Hemiobol (6mm, 0.22g). Facing head of bearded Silenos / Bunch of grapes within dotted incuse square. VF.Sep 10, 2014
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Mytilene (BC 521-478) EL Hekte - B14305 viewsca 521-478 BC. EL Hekte (2.56g). Head of roaring lion right, ΛE to left (facing outward, E retrograde) / Incuse head of calf right with collar, incuse rectangular punch behind. One of the finest known to capture all elements of the type, gVF. Carr coll.

Thirteen examples known to Bodenstedt, this appears to be the tenth example offered at electronic auction or sale. The obverse is one of the five coin types noted by Bodenstedt (B14, B20, B23, B28 and B35) that bear the initial letters of the name of the island - Lesbos.
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Uncertain (BC 440-380) Hemiobol176 views5th century BC. AR Hemiobol or Tetartemorion (6mm, 0.17g, 2h). Helmet left / Amphora within linear square. Unpublished in the standard references. VF, toned. Very rare.

Varieties of this type have appeared at auction recently, and have been tentatively attributed to Neandria in Troas, where an early fraction featured a helmet on the obverse. While an attribution to a mint in that region is reasonable, Neandria is probably not correct, as its early fractions consistently feature a ram or barley grain on the reverse, which were emblematic of the city. At the same time, the nearby city of Larissa consistently featured an amphora on the reverse of nearly all of its coinage, which would make it a more likely candidate.
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Kilikia Uncertain (BC 4th cent) Herakles - Obol107 views4th century BC. AR Obol (9mm, 0.65g, 3h). Wreathed head of Zeus left / Head of Herakles left, wearing lion skin. VF, porous, compact flan.Sep 10, 2014
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Uncertain Satrap (BC 4th cent) - Artemis?90 views4th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (6mm, 0.21g). Persian king or hero in kneeling-running stance right, holding dagger and bow / Female head left, wearing necklace. Good VF, toned. Rare.Sep 10, 2014
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(BC 470-440) Uvug? - Diobol181 viewsCaria Uncertain ('Mint G'), Orou, Local dynast, ca 450-400 BC. AR Eighth Stater (11mm, 1.44g). Forepart of winged, man-headed bull right / Female head right within dotted border; OFOV behind; all within pelleted border within incuse square. Good VF, toned. Good metal for issue.Sep 10, 2014
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Kaunos (BC 490-470) Hemidrachm113 viewsca 490-370 BC. AR Hemidrachm (12mm, 2.86g). Winged female figure in kneeling-running stance right, head left / Griffin standing right, raising forepaw, within dotted square within incuse square. Good VF, toned, scattered roughness.Sep 10, 2014
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Uncertain (BC 440-390) Wheel - Tetartemorion111 views5th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (5mm, 0.20g). Head of eagle left / Four-spoked wheel within circular incuse. Unpublished in the standard references. gVF, toned. Rare.

Although attributed to Magnesia in previous auction appearances, the known types (head of eagle / wheel) are not specific enough to assert such an attribution.
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Kolophon (BC 501) Obol138 views5th century BC. AR Obol (8mm, 0.75g). Stylized archaic male head right / Quadripartite incuse square. Unpublished in the standard references. VF, toned, granular surfaces. Rare.Sep 10, 2014
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Kolophon (BC 501) Obol270 viewsca 500 BC. AR Obol (10mm, 0.79g). Archaic head (of Apollo?) left / Quadripartite incuse square. VF, granular surfaces. Rare.Sep 10, 2014
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Ephesos (BC 390-380) Trihemiobol102 viewsca 390-380 BC. AR Trihemiobol (8mm, 0.73g, 12h). Bee / Forepart of a stag right, head left. VF, toned, light porosity.Sep 10, 2014
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Ephesos (BC 390-380) Trihemiobol147 viewsca 390-380 BC. AR Trihemiobol (9mm, 0.83g, 12h). Bee / Forepart of a stag right, head left. VF, toned.Sep 10, 2014
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Ephesos (BC 500-420) 1/3227 viewsca 500-420 BC. AR Diobol (10mm, 1.07g). Bee with straight wings, E-Φ, within dotted circle / Quadripartite incuse square. Good VF, toned, light porosity.Sep 10, 2014
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Uncertain (BC 450-400) Obol93 viewsca 450-400 BC. AR Obol (9mm, 0.53g, 6h). Rider on horseback right / Facing bull’s head; stylized palm frond above. Unpublished in the standard references. VF, porous surfaces, minor deposit on reverse.

Most likely from the Troad region of Asia Minor, based on the types.
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Uncertain (BC 450-400) Trihemiobol?101 viewsca 450-400 BC. AR Trihemiobol(?) (10mm, 1.13g, 5h). Forepart of Pegasos right / Stylized lion’s head facing, with its mane consisting of snake-like appendages. Unpublished in the standard references. VF, granular surfaces, obverse struck slightly off center. Fascinating reverse type.Sep 10, 2014
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Uncertain (BC 500-450) Hemiobol79 viewsca 500-450 BC. AR Hemiobol (8mm, 0.39g). Four-rayed star (or perhaps a bird’s claw?) / Incuse punch. Unpublished in the standard references. VF, lightly toned, granular surfaces.Sep 10, 2014
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Abydos (BC 500-475) Obol?123 viewsca 500-475 BC. AR Trihemiobol(?) (9mm, 1.15g). Bird standing left / Rough incuse punch. Unpublished in the standard references. VF, toned, a little porous. Rare.Sep 10, 2014
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Tarsos (BC 379-372) Obol - Pharnabazos183 views4th century BC. AR Obol (9mm, 0.69g, 11h). Bearded male head (Ares?) right, wearing Attic helmet / Owl standing left, head facing, between two olive leaves. VF, toned, light porosity. Rare.Sep 10, 2014
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Mylasa (BC 392-376) Hemitetartemorion65 views4th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (6mm, 0.18g, 11h). Forepart of boar left / Female head right, wearing wreath of grain ears. VF, toned, light roughness.Sep 10, 2014
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Phokaia (BC 521-478) 1/18? Stater188 viewsca 521-478 BC. AR Obol (9mm, 0.82g). Female head right, wearing helmet or close fitting cap / Quadripartite incuse square. VF, porous.Sep 10, 2014
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Phokaia (BC 521-478) 1/24 Stater125 viewsca 521-478 BC. AR Obol (8mm, 0.65g). Female head left, wearing helmet or close fitting cap / Quadripartite incuse square. VF, cleaning scratches.Sep 10, 2014
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Phokaia (BC 521-478) seal - 1/96 Stater125 viewsca 525/0-500 BC. AR Tetartemorion – Ninety-sixth Stater (5mm, 0.19g). Head of seal right / Quadripartite incuse square. VF, toned.Sep 10, 2014
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Methymna (BC 440-379) Hemiobol121 viewsca 450-400 BC. AR Tritartemorion or Hemiobol(?) (6mm, 0.30g, 6h). Turtle / Wreath within incuse circle. VF, porous.Sep 10, 2014
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Kyzikos (BC 550-500) EL 1/12 Stater201 viewsca 550-500 BC. EL Hemihekte – Twelfth Stater (9mm, 1.36g). Head of boar right, holding tunny fish in mouth / Quadripartite incuse square. VF. Well centered obverse.Sep 10, 2014
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Hermokapeleia (AD 251-253) AE 29 - Trebonianus Gallus112 viewsTrebonianus Gallus, 251-253 AD. AE29 (14.76g). Laureate and draped bust right, seen from behind / Dionysos standing left with thyrsos and kantharos; panther at feet left. Very Rare. Nearly Very Fine.Sep 08, 2014
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Dioshieron (BC 27-AD 14) AE 18 - Augustus105 viewsAugustus, 27 BC-14 AD. AE18 (4.39g). Laureate head of Augustus right / laureate head of Zeus right. Very Fine. Ex Künker 97, lot 1217.Sep 08, 2014
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Magnesia ad Sipylos (AD 17-37) AE 18 - Livia212 viewsLivia, after 17 AD. AE18 (2.66g). Draped bust of Senate right / Draped bust of Livia right. Nice Very Fine. Ex Jacquier 35, lot 307.Sep 08, 2014
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Parion (AD 254-268) AE 20 - Salonina165 viewsSalonina, Augusta, 254-268 AD. AE20 (4.43g). CVP NE CALONINA AVG, diademed head right / C G I H PA, Genius Populi Romani standing, holding patera and cornucopiae, burning altar to left. gVF.Sep 04, 2014
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Kyzikos (AD 0-100) AE 20118 views1st century AD. AE20 (5.5g). Laureate head Kore Soteira right within wreath / K-Y/ZI, kerykeion with club as handle; crescent above, tunny fish below, monogram in right field; all within wreath. gVF.Sep 02, 2014
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Ephesos (BC 500-420) Didrachm138 viewsca 420-400 BC. AR Didrachm (18mm, 7.14g). Bee with curved wings; E-Φ flanking / Quadripartite incuse square. VF, toned, a little weakly struck. Rare. Koppersmith Coll.; ex Berk BBS 176 (9/2011), lot 138.Sep 02, 2014
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Aphrodisias (AD 225-250) AE 2393 viewsPseudo-autonomous, 225-250 AD. AE23 (4.9g). IЄPO[C] - ΔHMOC, laureate head right / [A]ΦPOΔ-Є-I-CIЄΩN, cult-statue of Aphrodite Aphrodisias in ependytes, wearing polos, standing right on plinth; behind, small figure of priestess standing right; before, fountain(?) with conical cover; star and crescent in upper fields. Rare. Good fine. Hoeft coll.Sep 01, 2014
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Adramytteion (BC 27-AD 14) AE 19 - Augustus199 viewsAugustus, 27 BC-14 AD. AE19 (6.87g, 12h). Laureate and draped bust of Augustus left / Laureate head of Zeus left. VF, green patina. Extremely rare, being the finest of only two known specimens.Aug 26, 2014
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Sala (AD 98-117) AE 1983 viewsTime of Trajan, 98-117 AD. AE19 (4.37g). ΘEONCYN KΛHTON; young male bust of Senate right, bare-headed, shoulders draped / [C]AΛA-NΩN; Zeus Lydios, in long chiton and himation, standing left, holding on extended right hand eagle, holding scepter in left hand. VF.Aug 26, 2014
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Samos (AD 249-251) AE 30 - Trajan Decius85 viewsTrajan Decius, 249-251 AD. AE30 (12.86g). AVT K TPAIANOC ΔЄKIOC, laureate bust right / CAM I ΩN, Tyche standing, wearing modius, holding cultus-statue of Samian Hera and cornucopiae. VF.Aug 26, 2014
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Mytilene (BC 521-478) EL Hekte - B01262 viewsca 521-478 BC. EL Hekte (2.56g). Forepart of bull running left, “M” below between mouth and front leg / Incuse head of roaring lion left, incuse punches behind. Exceptionally well centred example, one of best known. gVF. Carr coll.Aug 21, 2014
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Nakrasa (AD 147-175) AE 18 - Faustina II110 viewsFaustina Junior, Augusta, 147-175 AD. AE18 (4.01g). 152-164 AD. ΦΑΥCΤEΙΝΑ CEΒΑC, draped bust right / NAKPACEΩN, Nike advancing left, holding wreath and palm branch. VF, traces of cleaning.Aug 19, 2014
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Sebastopolis (AD 198-217) AE 34 - Caracalla135 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AE34 (24.47g, 6h). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / Diana standing right in biga drawn by galloping stags, drawing bow from quiver and holding bow. VF, black-green patina with olive overtones, light overall roughness.Aug 16, 2014
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Anemurion (AD 218-222) AE 25 - Elagabalus139 viewsElagabalus, 218-222 AD. AE25 - 2 Assaria (9.50g, 6h). Dated RY 2 (219/220 AD). ΑΥ ΚΛ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝЄΙΝΟΝ, laureate and draped bust of Elagabalus right / ΑΝЄΜΟΥΡΙЄΩΝ ЄΤ Β, Artemis standing facing, head turned right, holding bow in left hand and drawing arrow from quiver with right; below to left, stag standing left, looking back. A lovely coin with a fine olive green patina. EF.Aug 16, 2014
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Priene (BC 90-50) AE 161940 viewsca 90-50 BC. AE16 (3.74g). Laureate head of Poseidon right, trident behind / ΠPIHN(EΩN), owl standing on olive-branch, facing. Rare.Aug 15, 2014
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Mytilene (BC 377-326) EL Hekte - B80225 viewsca 377-326 BC. EL Hekte (2.53g, 11mm). Female head right, hair in sakkos / Head of Athena right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet, within linear square. VF.

Six examples noted by Bodenstedt, this appears to be the first additional example offered at electronic auction.
Aug 10, 2014
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Kios (AD 69-179) AE 25 - Vespasian163 viewsKios or Prusias ad Mare. Vespasian, 69-79 AD. AE25 (5.69g, 6h). AYTOKPATOPI KAIΣAPI ΣEBAΣTΩ OYEΣΠAΣIANΩ ΠPOYΣI, laureate head right / EΠΙ MARKOY ΠΛANKIOY OYAPOY ANΘIΠATOY, club, quiver and bow. Scarce, VF, dark green patina. Tricarico coll.Aug 07, 2014
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Herakleia ad Latmon (BC 190) AE 19240 viewsafter 190 BC. AE19 (2.67g). Head of Athena right, wearing crested Attic helmet / HPAKΛE-ΩΤΩΝ, bow in case and club, all within laurel-wreath. Very rare.Aug 04, 2014
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Tarsos (BC 379-372) Female - Hemiobol280 viewsTarsos (?), time of Pharnabazos and Datames, ca 380-360 BC. AR Hemiobol (0.34g, 8x10mm, 9h). Female head facing slightly left within dotted circle / Diademed bust of Aphrodite right. gVF.Aug 01, 2014
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Kadoi (AD 81-96) AE 26 - Domitian83 viewsDomitian, 81-96 AD. AE26 (11.74g 6h). ΔOMITIANOC KAICAP CEBACTOC ΓEPMANIKOC, laureate head right / KAΔOHNΩN, Zeus standing left, holding eagle and scepter. VF. Tricarico coll.Jul 28, 2014
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Nikomedeia (AD 41-54) AE 27 - Claudius178 viewsClaudius, 41-54 AD. AE27 (12.88g, 7h). Laureate head left / EΠI ΦIPMOY ANΘYΠATOY ΠATPΩNOΣ, around B - ΠATPOΠOΛEΩΣ MHTPOΠOΔEΩΣ, monogram below. Very Fine.Jul 12, 2014
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Abydos (AD 222-235) AE 33 - Severus Alexander600 viewsSeverus Alexander, 222-235 AD. AE33 - Medallion (23.00g, 7h). IMP C IMVIP SEV ALEXANDRO AVC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ABΥΔH-NΩ-N, Nude Leander accompanied by Eros with torch, swimming right, crossing the Hellespont (Dardanelles), bust of Hero on top of light tower of Sestos facing left, holding oil lamp in her outstretched right hand to bring light in to the darkness of the night over the Hellespont. Very Fine.

Hero and Leander were one of the most famous lovers in ancient mythology. Hero was a priestess of Aphrodite who lived in the city of Sestos (on the Dardanelles). Leander was a young man from Abydos who lived on the opposite Asian side of the strait. Leander fell in love with Hero, but his parents were against a marriage. He would swim every night across the Hellespont to be with her secretly. Hero always would light a lamp at the top of her tower to guide her lover his way. However, one stormy night the waves tossed Leander in the sea and the breezes blew out Hero's light. Leander lost his way and drowned. When Hero saw his dead body, she threw herself over the edge of the tower to her death to be with him.
Jul 12, 2014
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Kaisareia (AD 81-96) AE 20 - Domitian196 viewsDomitian, 81-96 AD. AE20 (7.12g). Magistrate T. Pomponius Bassus (Legatus Augusti). RY 15 (95/6 AD). Laureate head right / text in five lines within wreath. Nice patina, VF.Jul 08, 2014
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Kaisareia (AD 69-81) AE 21 - Domitian176 viewsDomitian, as Caesar, 69-81 AD. AE21 (5.58g). M. Hirrius Fronto Neratius Pansa (Legatus Augusti). RY 10 (77/8 AD). Laureate head right / Mount Argaios, above wreath. Minor corrosion, nice patina. VF.Jul 08, 2014
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Apollonia Mordiaion (AD 202-205) AE 21 - Plautilla117 viewsPlautilla, Augusta, 202-205 AD. AE21 (5.27g). ΦOVΛ ΠΛA-VTIΛΛA CЄB, draped bust right / AΠOΛΛΩNI-ATΩN ΛΥ, Aphrodite standing right, gazing into mirror. Extremely rare. VF.Jul 08, 2014
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Lykian League (AD 41-54) AE 24 - Claudius101 viewsClaudius I, 41-54 AD. AE24 (5.85g). TIBEPIOΣ KΛAΥΔIOΣ ΣEBAΣTOΣ, head left / ΓEΡMANIKOΣ AΥTOKΡATOΡ ΠATHΡ ΠATΡIΔOΣ, Eleutheria wearing pilos standing facing, head right. Very rare. VF.Jul 08, 2014
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Apameia (AD 193-217) AE 23 - Julia Domna149 viewsJulia Domna, 193-217 AD. AE23 (7.13g), Magistrate Artema(...) (Grammateus?). Draped bust right / Bundle of grain ears. VF.Jul 08, 2014
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