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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

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Laodikeia (AD 82-96) AE 23 - Domitia123 viewsDomitia, 82-96 AD. AE23 (7.26g). Magistrate Kornelios Dioskourides, circa 93-95 AD. Draped bust right / Zeus Lydios with eagle and scepter standing facing, head left. Rare. F.Jul 08, 2014
Hierapolis (AD 98-117) AE 31 - Trajan123 viewsTraianus, 98-117 AD. AE31 (17.18g). Struck ca 98-102 AD. NЄPBA TPAIANΩ CЄ ΓЄPMA - AV KAI ΘЄOV VΩ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / IЄPAΠO - ΛЄITΩN, Athena with spear and shield and Hermes with purse and Kerykeion vis-à-vis. Very rare. About VF.Jul 08, 2014
Ephesos (AD 198-209) AE 17 - Geta135 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AE17 (3.20g). ΠO CЄ - ΓЄTAC KA(I), Draped and cuirassed bust right / ЄΦЄC- IΩN, stag right. Weakly struck around edges. EF.Jul 08, 2014
Mytilene (BC 454-427) EL Hekte - B55269 viewsca 454-427 BC. EL Hekte (2.49g, 11mm). Head of Athena right, wearing Corinthian helmet / Two overlapping female heads facing each other, hair in archaic braids all within incuse square. Obverse nicely centered on flan, good VF. Carr coll.

Eight examples known to Bodenstedt. This is the fifth further example to appear at auction. The reverse is an amazing picture puzzle. Examining the reverse of B55 emissions, one can note two different types: one type has an overlap of the heads such that an optical illusions is created where they appear to have a common eye; the other type, each head retains a distinct eye in profile. The overlap of the heads is a reverse that also appears on a later emission, B62 - part of a different series for Bodenstedt.
Jul 07, 2014
Panemoteichos (AD 255-258) AE 33 - Gallienus, Salonina & Valerian II124 viewsGallienus, with Salonina and Valerian II, 255-258 AD AE33 (20.83g, 12h). Larger laureate bust of Gallienus (left), smaller laureate bust of Valerianus II (middle) and larger bust of Salonina wearing stephane (right), all facing each other / Tyche wearing polos, holding cornucopiae and rudder. In left field value mark "I" = 10 Assaria. Extremely Rare. Attractive untouched patina, VF.Jul 07, 2014
Amblada (AD 247-249) AE 35 - Philip II120 viewsPhilip II, 247-249 AD. AE35 (23.76g, 8h). Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / Hercules standing right, holding lion’s skin and leaning on club set on bucranium; altar to left. Rare. About EF.Jul 07, 2014
Ninika-Klaudiopolis (AD 222-235) AE 35 - Severus Alexander & Julia Mamaea98 viewsSeverus Alexander and Julia Mamaea, 222-235 AD. AE35 (18.85g, 7h). Radiate and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander right / Draped bust of Julia Mamaea right. Attractive black patina, gVF.Jul 07, 2014
Bageis (AD 198-209) AE 23 - Geta85 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.Jul 07, 2014
Attaia (AD 177-192) AE 20 - Commodus89 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE20 (6.31g, 7h). Bareheaded, draped and cuirassed bust right / Youthful male resting left foot on rock. Very Fine.Jul 07, 2014
Perge (AD 161-180) AE 29 - Marcus Aurelius117 viewsMarcus Aurelius, 161-180 AD. AE29 (10.93g, 12h). Laureate and draped bust right, seen from behind / Asklepios standing facing, head left, resting on serpent-entwined staff. Expressive portrait, good style for a provincial issue. Rare. About EF.Jul 07, 2014
Kaisareia (AD 222-235) AE 27 - Julia Mamaea136 viewsJulia Mamaea, Augusta, 222-235 AD. AE27 (14.22g, 7h). Dated RY 3 (224/5 AD). Draped bust right / Mount Argaeus within distyle temple facade, sunburst in pediment. gVF.Jul 07, 2014
Saitta (AD 138-192) AE 27123 viewsImperial Times, 138-192 AD. AE27 (10.40g, 1h). CΑΙΤΤΗΝΩΝ, helmeted bust of Minerva right, wearing aegis / ЄΠΙ ΟΚΤ ΚΙΝΒΡΟΥ ΑΡΧ CΑΙΤΤΗΝΩΝ, Apollo standing right holding plectrum and kithara. Beautiful untouched chestnut brownish patina, minor deposits. Very Rare. gVF.Jul 07, 2014
Selge (AD 249-251) AE 24 - Herennia Etruscilla107 viewsHerennia Etruscilla, Augusta, 249-251 AD. AE24 (4.95g, 1h). Diademed and draped bust of Herennia Etruscilla to right set on crescent / Low podium supporting two altars and two sacred trees. Extremely Rare. Beautiful glossy green patina. Near EF.Jul 04, 2014
Aspendos (AD 222) AE 33 - Severus Alexander128 viewsSeverus Alexander, as Caesar, 222 AD. AE33 (24.56g, 35mm, 6h). Bare-headed and cuirassed bust right, seen from front, fold of cloak on far shoulder, Medusa head on breast of cuirass / [ACΠЄN - ΔIΩN] Triform Hekate standing, wearing kalathos on each of her three heads, holding a patera, two torches, and other attributes in her six hands; below, two hounds spring left and right respectively from the base of her statue. Gemini VI (1/2010), 644 (same dies), otherwise unpublished: Extremely Rare. About VF.Jul 04, 2014
Laodikeia (AD 198-217) AE 26 - Caracalla114 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AE26 (9.22g, 6h). Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ΛΑΟΔΙΚЄΩΝ ΝЄΩΚΟΡΩΝ, Tyche standing wearing modius, holding rudder and cornucopiae, amulet in left field, ΠA in right field. Rare. VF.Jul 04, 2014
Tarsos (AD 198-217) AE 33 - Caracalla216 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AE33 (20.54g, 12h). Laureate and cuirassed bust right / Artemis kneeling to right over deer, raising its head with her left hand, right hand poised to plunge dagger into its throat. Very Fine.

Here we see a more familiar depiction of Artemis than that of the Ephesian manifestation (see lot 867). The reverse type depicts Artemis as the goddess of the hunt, about to slay a deer. Homer applies the epithet 'Ποτνια Θηρων' (Mistress of the Animals) to the goddess, and deer in particular were considered sacred to her. In addition to female fertility and virginity, Artemis was associated with certain male activities - in particular the transition from boyhood to manhood and warfare. Perhaps it is these latter associations Caracalla wished to conjure in Tarsos, the city from which he launched his Parthian campaign in AD 216.
Jul 04, 2014
Perge (AD 198-217) AE 26 - Caracalla127 viewsCaracalla, 197-211 AD. AE26 (11.56g, 1h). Laureate head right / ΠЄPΓAIΩN, Artemis, holding two torches, driving biga of stags right. Very Rare. GVF.Jul 04, 2014
Kaisareia (AD 161-169) Didrachm - Lucius Verus212 viewsLucius Verus, 161-169 AD. AR Didrachm (6.49g, 21mm, 5h). AYTOKP OYHPOC CЄBACTOC, bare headed and cuirassed bust right / YΠATOC B, Mount Argaeus, with trees and star at summit. VF.Jul 04, 2014
Kaisareia (AD 161-169) Didrachm - Lucius Verus227 viewsLucius Verus, 161-169 AD. AR Didrachm (6.89g, 6h). AYTOKP OYHPOC CЄBACTOC, bare headed and cuirassed bust left / YΠATOC B, Mount Argaeus, with trees and star at summit. Extremely Rare. Near EF.Jul 04, 2014
Philadelphia (AD 161-169) AE 31 - Marcus Aurelius & Lucius Verus225 viewsMarcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, 161-169 AD. AE31 (29.55g, 6h). Lad... Severus, archon (?). AVT K M AVP ANTΩNЄINOC K AVP OVHPOC, confronted busts of Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus / Statue of Helios, radiate, advancing right, holding extended torch and whip, within distyle shrine, [ЄΠΙ] ΛΑΔ... CЄΒΗΡΟV [ΑΡΧ(?)] around, [Φ]ΙΛΑΔЄΛ[ΦΕΩΝ] in exergue. gVF.Jul 04, 2014
Ephesos (AD 128-137) AE 34 - Sabina239 viewsSabina, Augusta, 128-137 AD. AE34 (18.58g, 6h). CЄBACTH CABЄINA, diademed and draped bust right / APTЄMIC ЄΦЄCIA, cult-statue of Artemis facing; stag on either side. Near Extremely Fine.

The sister of Apollo, Artemis was the virgin huntress worshipped by a cult at Ephesos. This was a wealthy following and her temple in the city was considered one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Destroyed and rebuilt three times before its final destruction, the last incarnation survived into the reign of Gallienus before it was sacked by raiding Goths. The image of the goddess worshipped at Ephesos was distinctly archaic; she was depicted with many breasts, supposedly (and perhaps, incongruously) denoting her fertility. This attribute, along with the usual mural crown denoting the protection of the city walls and the stags which were sacred only to Artemis, can be seen on the reverse type.
Jul 04, 2014
Ephesos (AD 117-138) AE 20 - Hadrian156 viewsHadrian, 117-138 AD. AE20 (4.92g, 8h). Laureate head right / Stag standing left, ЄΦЄ-CIΩ[N] above. VF. Jul 04, 2014
Perge (AD 98-117) AE 13 - Trajan 100 viewsTrajan, 98-117 AD. AE13 (2.10g, 4h). Laureate head right / Prow, light house in background. Earthy green patina, VF.Jul 04, 2014
Nikaia (AD 253-268) AE 25 - Gallienus82 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE25 (9.08g, 12h). Radiate and cuirassed bust right / Dikaiosyne standing left, holding scales and cornucopiae. Sage-green patina, GVF.Jul 04, 2014
Ankyra (AD 193-217) AE 22 - Julia Domna134 viewsJulia Domna, 193-217 AD. AE22 (7.36g, 7h). Draped bust right / Hygieia standing right, feeding serpent held in arms. Attractive brass-brown tone, GVF.Jul 04, 2014
Kaisareia (AD 98-117) Drachm - Trajan206 viewsTrajan, 98-117 AD. AR Drachm (3.85g, 7h). 112-117 AD. Laureate and draped bust right / Nike advancing right, holding palm and wreath. Extremely Fine.Jul 04, 2014
Kaisareia (AD 54-68) Hemidrachm - Nero218 viewsNero, 54-68 AD. AR Hemidrachm (1.49g, 12h). Dated RY 10 (63/64 AD). Laureate head right / Mount Argaeus; on summit, male figure holding globe and spear. Rare. VF.Jul 04, 2014
Tabai (AD 54-69) AE 20 - Nero93 viewsNero, 54-68 AD. AE20 (5.63g). 60 AD. ΣEBAΣTOΣ, laureate head right / Stag standing left, monogram before; TABH above, NΩN below. Rare. gVF.Jul 04, 2014
Hadrianotherai (AD 193-211) AE 35 - Septimius Severus131 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE35 (27.62g, 6h). Moscianus Attalus, strategus. Struck 193-198 AD. Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right; countermark: ΔIOΓ monogram in incuse square / Severus on horseback right, raising hand; to right, trophy with bound captive seated left at base. VF, dark brown surfaces. Extremely rare.Jul 04, 2014
Kaisareia (AD 196-198) Tridrachm - Caracalla149 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.Jul 02, 2014
Olba (AD 1-100) AE 18115 viewsImperial Times, 1st century AD. AE18 (3.82g). Throne of Zeus / OΛBЄΩN, Hermes with purse and caduceus. Very rare. Green patina, VF.Jul 02, 2014
Antiocheia (AD 138-161) AE 19 - Antoninus Pius139 viewsAntoninus Pius, 138-161 AD. AE19 (5.17g). AΥ KA ANTωNЄI-NOC, laureate head right / ANTIOXЄωN THC ΠAΡAΛIO-Υ, eagle. Dark green patina, almost EF.Jul 02, 2014
Side (AD 117-138) AE 23 - Hadrian107 viewsHadrian, 117-138 AD. AE23 (9.32g). AΥT KAI AΔΡIANOC, laureate and draped bust right / CIΔHTΩN, Apollo Sidetes with scepter and pomegranate standing left. Dark green patina, VF.Jul 02, 2014
Kyzikos (AD 177-184) AE 29109 viewsImperial Times, ca 177-184 AD. AE29 (10.39g). KΥ-ZIKOC, diademed head of Hero Kyzikos right / KΥZIKHNΩN N-Є-OKOΡΩN, Poseidon with trident and dolphin left standing on prow of galley. Rare. Dark patina, VF.Jul 02, 2014
Zela (AD 198-217) AE 27 - Caracalla178 viewsCaracalla, 211-217 AD. AE27 (14.68g). Dated CY 146 (209/10 AD). AΥT KAI M AΥΡH ANTΩNINOC, laureate head right / ZHΛITΩN TOΥ ΠON, tetrastyle temple, within Tyche with rudder and cornucopiae, in ex. ЄT PMR. Very rare. Dark green patina. GVF.Jul 02, 2014
Megalopolis-Sebasteia (AD 161-169) AE 21 - Lucius Verus221 viewsLucius Verus, 161-169 AD. AE21 (8.58g). AΥTOKΡA[...], draped bust right / MЄΓAΛOΠOΛЄΩC - CЄ[BACTIAC] / ЄT HΡ Date (retrograde), Demeter standing with long torch and ears of corn. Very rare. Dark green patina, VF.Jul 02, 2014
Koropissos (AD 138-161) AE 30 - Antoninus Pius83 viewsAntoninus Pius, 138-161 AD. AE30 (12.90g). ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤWΡ ΚΑΙCΑΡ ΑΝΤΩΝЄΙΝΟC, laureate and cuirassed bust right / ΚΟΡ[ΟΠΙCCЄWΝ] ΚΗΤ[WΝ] ΜΗΤΡOΠO, Zeus standing left, holding long scepter and patera; eagle at feet. About VF/F.Jul 01, 2014
Samos (AD 253-268) AE 28 - Gallienus125 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE28 (9.73g). AYT K ΠO ΛIK ΓAΛΛIHNOC, laureate, draped and and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / CAMIΩN, helmeted Achilles standing right, stabbing Penthesilea, queen of the Amazons. Extremely rare. VF.

Penthesilea, queen of the Amazons, rushed to aid the Trojans after Hektor's death, but was herself stabbed by Achilles in battle. When Achilles removed the helmet of the dying queen, he fell in love with her and mourned over her death.
Jul 01, 2014
Alexandreia (AD 75-125) AE 16108 viewsImperial Times, late 1st or early 2nd century AD. AE16 (4.09g). AΛЄΞANΔPЄWN, laureate bust of Poseidon right / KAT ICCON, dolphin around trident. Very rare. VF.

Alexandria ad Issum was founded by Alexander in 333 BC, about 35 km south of the Issos battlefield, to guard the Syrian gates (a mountain pass connecting the cilician coast with inland Syria) while he was advancing to Egypt. The small city issued few coins, some under Antiochos IV and some in imperial times, all of which are rare today.
Jul 01, 2014
Aigeai (AD 222-235) AE 38 - Severus Alexander119 viewsSeverus Alexander, 222-235 AD. AE38 (21.13g). AVT K AΛЄΞANΔPON APX MЄ OIK ACKΛH, laureate and draped bust right, holding serpent-entwined staff of Asklepios in left hand, right arm at chest / AΛЄΞANΔPVΠOΛIC AΔPIANH / AIΓAIWN, eagle standing front on thunderbolt, head right, wreath in beak, between legs, goat. Very rare. Brown Patina and VF.

There has been much discussion about this fascinating obverse type. While Imhoof-Blumer read the legend as "Imperator Caesar Alexander, dedicator of the rebuilt temple of Asclepius," while Eduardo Levante suggested an alternative reading as "on behalf of the pontifex maximus of the Empire," meaning the greatest high priest of the world. For a longer discussion, see CNG 94 (2013), 899 (same obverse die):
Jul 01, 2014
Kaisareia (AD 108/109) AE 17151 viewsTime of Trajan, 98-117 AD. AE17 (3.76g). Dated RY 11 (108/109 AD). Turreted and draped bust of Tyche right / Pyramid; ЄT ΙA (date) across field. Scarce. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Hierapolis (AD 244-249) AE 28 - Otacilia Severa113 viewsOtacilia Severa, Augusta, 244-249 AD. AE28 (10.43g). Homonoia with Sardeis. MAPK OTAKIΛ CЄBHPA CЄB, draped bust right / IЄPAΠOΛЄITΩN K CAPΔIANΩN NЄΩKOPΩN / OMONOIA, two prize urns inscribed with ΠYΘ(IA) and X(PYCA)N. Very rare. Pleasant dark green Patina. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Elaia (AD 100-200) AE 15125 viewsImperial Times, 2nd Century AD. AE15 (2.51g). Draped bust of Asklepios right, serpent-staff before / ΕΛΑΙΤΩΝ, kalathos containing poppies and ears of corn. Very rare. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Side (AD 255-258) AE 29 - Valerian II111 viewsValerianus II, 255-258 AD. AE29 (16.32g). ΠOV ΛIK OVAΛЄPIANOC KAI CЄB, draped bust on eagle right; countermark Є / CIΔHTΩN NЄΩKOPΩN, Athena standing left, holding spear, shield and small temple. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Eikonion (AD 138-161) AE 18 - Antoninus Pius197 viewsAntoninus Pius, 138-161 AD. AE18 (4.01g). ANTONINVS AVG PIVS, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / COL ICO, helmeted head of Athena right. Black Patina. GVF.Jul 01, 2014
Synaos (AD 100-200) AE2382 viewsImperial Tiumes, 2nd century AD. AE23 (7.63g). TOC IЄPA CYNKΛH, Draped bust of youthful senate right / CYNAЄITΩN, the two Nemeses facing each other. Rare. Dark patina. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Laodikeia (AD 50-54) AE 16 - Nero140 viewsNero, as Caesar, 50-54 AD. AE16 (4.15g). NEPΩN KAICAP, bare head right / ΠOΛEMΩNOΣ YIOY ZHNΩNONΣ ΛAOΔIKEΩN, tripod with snake. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Antiocheia (AD 253-268) AE 20100 viewsTime of Valerian and Gallienus, 253-268 AD. AE20 (2.83g). IPЄA ΓЄPOYCIA, draped bust of Gerousia right / ANTIOXЄWN, Tyche in tetrastyle temple. Rare. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Nikomedeia (AD 177-192) AE 25 - Commodus102 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE25 (11.15g). Α Κ Μ ΑΥ ΚΟ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝ, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / ΜΗΤΡ ΝЄΩ ΝΙΚΟΜΗ, Tyche standing left, wearing kalathos, holding rudder and cornucopia. Very rare. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Eikonion (AD 1-100) AE 16217 viewsEikonion as Klaudeikonion. Imperial Times, 1st century AD. AE16 (2.21g). Head of Medusa facing 3/4 right / KΛAYΔЄIKONI within wreath. Extremely rare. About VF, partially flat strike.Jul 01, 2014
Aphrodisias (AD 238-244) AE 24129 viewsTime of Gordian III, 238-244 AD. AE24 (7.40g). IЄPA CYNKΛHTOC, laureate head of Senate right / AΦPOΔЄICIЄΩN, agonistic table supporting prize-crown inscribed ΓOPΔIA/NHA and containing palm, two purses left and right; below, ATT/AΛH/A. Very rare. GVF.

Struck on the occasion of the Gordianean Attalean games held in the city.
Jul 01, 2014
Perge (AD 222-235) AE 25 - Severus Alexander75 viewsSeverus Alexander, 222-235 AD. AE25 (9.47g). K M AVP AΛЄΞANΔPOC, radiate and cuirassed bust right / ΠЄPΓAIΩN, Nike to left, holding wreath and palm. Very rare. About VF.Jul 01, 2014
Metropolis (AD 235-238) AE 30 - Maximinus I 104 viewsMaximinus I, 235-238 AD. AE30 (8.85g). AYT K Γ IOYΛ MAΞIMЄINOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / MHTPOΠOΛEITΩN TΩN EN IΩNIA, Kybele enthroned left, holding phiale and resting arm on drum; lions flanking throne. Very rare. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Mytilene (BC 454-427) EL Stater - B60.2540 viewsca 428-427 BC. EL Stater (15.45g). Laureate head of Apollo right, hair short; MVTI above / Quadripartite incise square. aEF.

This is the only example known and is noted in Bodenstedt as being in the British Museum (BMC 28 Taf. 32,1). It has been speculated that this may have been issued at the time of the Lesbian revolt from Athens, 428/7 BC.
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Kadoi (AD 198-217) AE 31 - Caracalla92 viewsCaracalla, 197-217 AD. AE31 (21.1g). Demetrios, magistrate. [...]Y K M AYP ANTΩN[...]C, draped and cuirassed bust right / [...] ΔHMHTPIO Y B T OY[...]KO[...]E / [...]ΔΟH[...], Zeus Laodiceus standing left before altar, holding eagle and leaning on spear, within tetrastyle temple with arched pediment. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Magnesia ad Sipylos (AD 177-192) AE 26 - Commodus154 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE26 (16.0g). ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡΗ ΚΟΜΟΔΟC, laureate bust of Commodus right, wearing cuirass and paludamentum / ЄΠΙ CΤΡΑ ΑΙ ΚΟΔΡΑ ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩ CΙΠΥΛΟ, to left, trophy, shield and kneeling captive; to right, Nike crowning trophy, holding palm-branch. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Smyrna (AD 254-268) AE 23 - Salonina110 viewsSalonina, Augustua, 254-268 AD. AE23 (7.0g). KOP CAΛΩNЄINA CЄ, draped bust right, wearing stephane / CMYPNAIΩN Γ NЄΩ ЄΠC CЄΞ OV, Amazon Smyrna standing left, holding temple and bipennis; prow at foot to left. EF.Jul 01, 2014
Karallia (AD 244-249) AE 18 - Philip I96 viewsPhilip I, 244-249 AD. AE18 (4.5g). AY K M IOVΛ ΦIΛIΠΠOC, laureate and cuirassed bust right / KAPAI(sic!)ΛΙΩΤΩΝ, Athena standing left, holding Nike and spear. EF; attractive patina.Jul 01, 2014
Kibyra (AD 218-222) AE 20 - Julia Soaemias200 viewsJulia Soaemias, Augusta, 218-222 AD. AE20 (3.4g). IOYΛIA COAIMIAC, draped bust right / KAI KIBVPATΩN, Hermes seated on cippus left; holding purse and kerykeion. EF.Jul 01, 2014
Ephesos (AD 249-251) AE 25 - Herennia Etruscilla 94 viewsHerennia Etruscilla, Augusta, 249-251 AD. AE25 (8.4g). ЄPЄN ЄTPOYCKIΛΛA CЄB, draped bust on crescent right / ЄΦЄCIЄΩN A ACIAC, Athlete standing right, crowning himself with wreath; to the left, vase. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Chios (AD 0-200) AE 16210 views1st-2nd century AD. AE16 / Assarion (2.0g). XIΩΝ, Sphinx seated right, raising forepaw; prow of galley before / ACAPION, Amphora between two grain ears, stars above. Near EF.Jul 01, 2014
Amisos (AD 128-137) Drachm - Sabina309 viewsSabina, Augusta, 128-137 AD. AR Drachm (2.6g, 14mm). CABEINA CEBACTH, diademed and draped bust right / AMICOV EΛEYΘEPAC ETOVC PΞZ, Hera standing with patera. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Antiocheia (AD 238-244) AE 31 - Gordian III143 viewsGordian III, 238-244 AD. AE31 (26.4g). IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / CAES ANTIOCH COL / S R, the emperor standing left, sacrificing out of patera over altar; before, three standards. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Philadelphia (AD 193-217) AE 18 - Julia Domna124 viewsJulia Domna, Augusta, 193-217 AD. AE18 (3.2g). IOYΛIA CЄBAC, draped bust right / ΦΙΛΑΔЄΛΦЄΩΝ, Pan running left. EF.Jul 01, 2014
Ephesos (AD 217-218) AE 35 - Macrinus110 viewsMacrinus, 217-218 AD. AE35 921.2g). AVT K M OΠЄΛ CЄOV MACPЄINOC CЄ, laureate bust right, slight drapery on left shoulder / ЄIΩΝ ЄΦЄCIΩN, rivergod reclining with cornucopia, holding Artemis Ephesia, temple in front; above speared boar (related to the foundation-myth of Ephesos) running between two towers. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Uncertain (AD 117-138) Cistophoric Tetradrachm - Hadrian190 viewsHadrian, 117-138 AD. AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm (10.9g). HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P, bare head right / COS III, Hadrian on horseback galloping right, brandishing javelin. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Nikaia (AD 177-192) AE 21 - Commodus123 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE21 (5.5g). Α Κ Μ Α ΚΟ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝ, laureate head right / ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ / ΚΟΜΟΔΕΙΑ (inside temple), temple with ornamental decoration. VF.Jul 01, 2014
Mytilene (BC 530-522) 1/24 Stater - BE- 220 viewsca 530-522 BC. EL 1/24 Stater (0.62g). Calf head facing right / Incuse square. EF.

No example known to Bodenstedt.
Jun 30, 2014
Mytilene (BC 530-522) 1/48 Stater - BE2180 viewsca 530-522 BC. EL 1/48 Stater (0.31g). Calf head facing right / Incuse square. aEF.

One example known to Bodenstedt, this appears to be the only additional example that has been offered at auction.
Jun 30, 2014
Mytilene (BC 530-522) 1/12 Stater - BE2273 viewsca 530-522 BC. EL 1/12 Stater (1.15g). Calf head facing right / Incuse square. Good VF.

One example known to Bodenstedt, two examples have since appeared at auction.
Jun 30, 2014
Apollonia Mordiaion (AD 244-249) AE 22 - Otacilia Severa109 viewsOtacilia Severa, 244-249 AD. AE22 (10.6g). OTAKЄIΛIA CЄOYHPA CЄB, draped bust right, set on crescent / AΠOΛΛΩNIATΩN AV, Fortuna standing left, holding rudder set on globe and cornucopia. VF.Jun 30, 2014
Kotiaeion (AD 50-59) AE 14 – Agrippina II159 viewsAgrippina minor, Augusta, 50-59 AD. AE14 (4.1g). Varus, magistrate. AΓPIΠΠINAN ΣEBAΣTHN, draped bust of Agrippina II right / EΠI OYAPOY YIOY KOTIAEΩN, Cybele seated left with lion at feet. EF.Jun 30, 2014
Apameia (AD 117-138) AE 15 - Hadrian118 viewsHadrian, 117-138 AD. AE15 (4.8g). AY KAI TP AΔPIANOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / AΠAMЄΩN MAPCYAC, Marsyas standing right, playing double-flute. GVF.Jun 30, 2014
Nakrasa (AD 98-117) AE 20 - Trajan119 viewsTrajan, 98-117 AD. AE29 (7.8g). AY NЄPBAN TPAIANON CЄ, laureate head right / ЄΠICTPATH ΘЄOΦANOY, Apollo standing left, holding bow. EF.Jun 30, 2014
Priene (AD 70-220) AE 13134 viewsImperial Times. Circa 70-220 AD. AE13 (4.1g). BIAC, draped and bearded bust of Bias facing, head right / ΠPIHNEΩN, Mên standing left, wearing Phrygian cap. Near EF.Jun 30, 2014
Parion (AD 198-209) AE 11 - Geta117 viewsGeta, as Caesar, 198-209 AD. AE11 (1.7g). SEP GETAS CAI. bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / C G I H P/A, founder ploughing right with pair of oxen. VF.Jun 30, 2014
Laranda (AD 244-249) AE 23 - Otacilia Severa212 viewsOtacilia Severa. Augusta, 244-249 AD. AE23 (9.9g). M OTAKIΛIAN CЄOYHPAN CЄB, diademed and draped bust right / ΛΑΡΑΝΔЄΩΝ MHTPO, Tyche seated left on rock, river-god swimming at her feet. Near EF; attractive patina.Jun 30, 2014
Aizanis (AD 177-192) AE 26 - Commodus130 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE26 (9.1g). AV KAI MAVRH KOMOΔO, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / AIZANЄITΩN, eagle seated right on column, head left. to left; altar, to right; tree. VF.Jun 30, 2014
Stratonikeia (AD 219-220) AE 27 - Julia Paula136 viewsJulia Paula. Augusta, 219-220 AD. AE27 (16.6g). IOYΛIA KOPNHΛIA ΠΑΥΛΑ, diademed and draped bust right / ЄΠΙ CΤΡΑ ΦΙΛΟΞЄΝΟΥ ΑΡΤЄΜΩNO AΔΡIANO CTPATONЄI, Athena standing left, holding patera, shield and spear. GVF.Jun 30, 2014
Sardeis (AD 193-217) AE 29 - Julia Domna147 viewsJulia Domna, 193-217 AD. AE29 (11.3g). IOYΛIA CЄBACTH, draped bust of Julia Domna as Tyche left with kalathos and cornucopia / ЄΠIΓ KΛ MIΘPOY APXA KAPΔIANΩN B NЄ / ΩKOPΩN, Cult statue of Kore standing facing; grain ears and poppy at feet; wreath and bucranium flanking head. EF.Jun 30, 2014
Maionia (AD 209-211) AE 20 - Geta100 viewsGeta, 209-211 AD. AE20 (6.0g). Λ CЄ ΓЄΤΑC KAI, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ЄΠI HPAKΛЄΙΔΟΥ APX TO Γ MAIONΩN, cult statue of Kore. EF.Jun 30, 2014
Smyrna (BC 27-AD 14) AE 18 - Augustus113 viewsAugustus, 27 BC-14 AD. AE18 (6.4g). Hermokles, magistrate. ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ, bare head right / ΣΜΥΡΝΑΙΩΝ ΕΡΜΟΚΛΗΣ, Aphrodite Stratonikis standing facing, holding sceptre and Nike, leaning on column. GVF.Jun 30, 2014
Ephesos (AD 209-211) AE 29 - Geta117 viewsGeta, 209-212 AD. AE29 (16.8g). AYT K Π O CЄ ΓЄTAC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ЄΦЄCIΩN B NЄOKOPΩN, Artemis standing left, dressed in chiton, holding bow; Apollo standing right, holding bow; both holding same branch. Very fine, traces of cleaning.Jun 30, 2014
Chios (AD 100-200) AE 24146 views2nd century AD. AE24 / Trihemiassarion (8.1g). XIΩΝ, Sphinx seated right, resting forepaw on amphora / ACCAPIONHM YCY, crossed thyrsi; grape bunch above; all within vine wreath. Near EF.Jun 30, 2014
Elaia (AD 177-192) AE 22 - Commodus159 viewsCommodus, 177-192 AD. AE22 (8.0g). AYK M AVPH KOMOΔOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / CTPA ΠΥPAMOY ЄΛAITΩN, Asklepios standing facing, head left, holding staff entwined by snake. EF.Jun 30, 2014
Neokaisareia (AD 238-244) AE 29 - Gordian III155 viewsGordian III, 238-244 AD. AE29 (16.3g). Dated CY 178 (241/2 AD). AY K M ANT ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟC, laureate and draped bust right / MHTPO NЄIOKAICAPIAC ЄT POH IC AKTIO, table with prize crown. Near EF.Jun 30, 2014
Alabanda (AD 193-211) AE 26 - Septimius Severus138 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE26 (8.5g). AYK Λ CЄ CЄVHPOC CЄ, laureate and cuirassed bust right / AΛΑΒΑΝΔЄΩΝ, Zeus standing left, holding eagle and sceptre. Very fine; minor edge fault.Jun 29, 2014
Thyateira (AD 79-81) AE 19 - Titus 147 viewsTitus, 79-81 AD. AE19 (5.0g). AYTOKPATΩΡ TITOC KAICAP, laureate head right / ΘΥATЄIPHNΩN, Nike standing left, holding wreath and palm. Very fine; traces of cleaning.Jun 29, 2014
Hierokaisareia (AD 138-161) AE 19 - Antoninus Pius104 viewsAntoninus Pius, 138-161 AD. AE19 (4.7g). ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Τ ΑΙΛΙΟC ΑΝΤΩΝЄΙΝΟC, laureate head right / ΓΛΑΥΚΟC ΙЄΡΟΚΑΙCΑΡЄΩΝ, river-god Glaukos reclining left, holding long reed, resting on water-urn. EF.Jun 29, 2014
Kyzikos (AD 161-169) AE 21 - Lucius Verus151 viewsLucius Verus, 161-169 AD. AE21 (5.2g). AY KAI Λ AYPH OVHPOC, bare head right / ΚΥZΙΚΗΝΩΝ, Herakles standing right, leaning on club, holding lion´s skin. GVF.1 commentsJun 29, 2014
Nikomedeia (AD 217-218) AE 23 - Macrinus99 viewsMacrinus, 217-218 AD. AE23 (6.5g). AYT K M O CЄV MAKRЄINOC VA, laureate head right / NЄIKOMHΔEΩN ΔIC NЄΩKORΩN, Homonoia standing left, wearing Kalathos and holding patera and cornucopia; to left, altar. VF.Jun 29, 2014
Iuliopolis (AD 244-249) AE 27 - Philip I118 viewsPhilip I, 244-249 AD. AE27 (10.1g). M IOYΛIOC ΦIΛIΠΠOC AVT, radiate, draped and cuirassed bust right / IOYΛIOΠOΛEITΩN, Kybele enthroned left, holding patera with right hand; left arm resting on drum; two lions at her feet. EF.Jun 29, 2014
Sagalassos (AD 254-268) AE 32 - Salonina97 viewsSalonina, 254-268 AD. AE32 (18.2g). KOPNHΛIA SAΛΩNINA CЄBA, draped bust right, set on crescent; I to right / CAΓAΛACЄΩN PΩMЄΩN, clasped hands; wreath between two palms above. VF.Jun 29, 2014
Side (AD 241-244) AE 35 - Tranquillina128 viewsTranquillina. Augusta, 241-244 AD. AE35 (16.7g). CAB TPANKVΛAЄINAC, diademed and draped bust right / CIΔHTΩN / IЄPOC OIKOYMЄNIKOC ICЄΛACTIKOC, Inscribed table with prize crown. VF.Jun 29, 2014
Bageis (AD 98-117) AE 28109 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.Jun 29, 2014
Philadelphia (AD 244-249) AE 37 - Philip I132 viewsPhilip I, 244-249 AD. AE37 (18.8g). AYT K M IOYΛ ΦIΛIΠΠOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / ЄΠ AVP MAΞIMOY IOYΛ[...] ΦIΛAΔЄΛΦЄΩN NЄΩ. AΔЄIA[...] ACIA within wreath. VF.Jun 29, 2014
Philadelphia (AD 50-59) AE 16 - Agrippina II197 viewsAgrippina minor. Augusta, 50-59 AD. AE16 (3.2g). Ti. Neikanor, magistrate. ΑΓΡΙΠΠΙΝΑ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΗ, draped bust right / ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΕΩΝ ΝΕΙΚΑNΩΡ, cornucopia. EF.Jun 29, 2014
Maionia (AD 249-251) AE 1995 viewsTime of Trajanus Decius, 249-251 AD. AE19 (3.6g). Two bunches of grapes on vine / MAIONΩN, Herakles standing facing, head left, holding club, cornucopia and lion skin. VF.Jun 29, 2014
Prymnessos (AD 193-235) AE 20112 viewsSeveran Period, 193-235 AD. AE20 (3.7g). DHMOC, laureate head of Demos right / ΠPVMNHCCЄΩΝ, Zeus Nikephoros seated left, holding sceptre. GVF.Jun 27, 2014
Dorylaion (AD 81-96) AE 17 - Domitian96 viewsDomitian, 81-96 AD. AE17 (3.6g). ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟC KAICAP, laureate head right / ΔΟΡΥΛΑΕΩΝ, Poseidon standing left, holding dolphin and trident. VF.Jun 27, 2014
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