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Ancient Greek and Roman coins from Asia Minor

Region Cities/Mints Coins
17 677
11 158
19 280
26 779
31 1,095
9 470
12 320
26 1,669
40 1,086
56 994
6 114
54 1,074
35 468
7 388
33 566
11 80
7 380
49 1,935
8 132
Asia Minor General
7 358
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Miletos (BC 550-525) Stater458 viewsca mid-6th century BC. AR Stater (11.82g) Forepart of lion left, head turned right / Irregular incuse square.
Aigeai (BC 160-120) AE 21285 viewsca 160-120 BC. AE21 (6.04g, 12h). Turreted head of Tyche right / ΑΙΓΕΑΙΩΝ, bridled horse's head left; monogram to left. Green-brown patina, VF.
Apameia (AD 198-217) AE 23 - Caracalla136 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AE23 (7.15g). IMP C M AVRELIVS ANTONINVS AV, laureate head right / COL IVL CONC AVG APAM D D, Nike advancing left on globe, holding wreath and palm frond. VF.
Laodikeia (AD 138-161) AE 207 viewsTime of Antoninus Pius, 138-161 AD. AE20 (4.61g). ΛAOΔIK ЄΩN, bust of Mên wearing Phrygian cap and chlamys; crescent behind bust / ΔIONYCI OC, eagle facing, head left. VF.
Priapos (BC 100-1) AE 21112 views1st century BC. AE21 (6.54g). Veiled head of Demeter right / ΠΡΙΑ ΠΗΝωΝ, bull´s head facing, within wreath. gF.
Rhosos (AD 14-37) AE 14 - Tiberius292 viewsTime of Tiberius, 14-37 AD. AE14 (4.83g, 11h). Wolf standing right on center of shield / Baal of Rhosos on basis; foreparts of bulls flanking below. VF, dark brown patina. Rare.
Philadelphia (AD 198-217) AE 32 - Caracalla367 viewsCaracalla, 198-217 AD. AE32 (22.17g, 6h). Homonoia with Laodicea ad Lycum. Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / FILADELFEI-WN KE (sic) L-AODIKEIW, N in right field, OMONOIA in exergue, EP/MIL/AB/APX in four lines across central field, Zeus Laodiceus standing left vis-à-vis Artemis standing facing, dead stag at side, and drawing arrow from quiver and holding bow. Apparently unique and unpublished. VF, black-brown patina. Drewry Coll.
Tabai (AD 193-211) AE 38 – Septimius Severus247 viewsSeptimius Severus, 193-211 AD. AE38 (30.17g, 6h). •AV•K•Λ•CEΠ• - CЄOVHPOC•P, radiate, cuirassed and draped bust right / APC•APT - ЄMI - ΔΩPOY / TABH - NΩN, Artemis standing holding bow in left, with the right reaching into quiver standing next to Men holding patera in right and scepter in left; both wearing Phrygian caps. Very fine. Ex M&M AG, Auc 41 (16/1970, Basel), Nr. 409 and Ex M&M AG, Auc 41, Auc 1 (9/1997, Stuttgart), Nr. 405. Ex Karl coll.

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Aigeai (AD 81-96) AE 29 - Domitian2 viewsDomitian, 81-96 AD. AE29 (12.179g 6h). Dated CY 142 (95/6 AD). (AYTO KAIΣAP) ΔOMITIANOΣ ΣEBAΣTOΣ ΓEPMAN, laureate head right, with aegis / (AIΓEAIΩN) / BMP (date, left field) / ΦIΛΩTA ΘEOΔOC (right field), Athena Alkidemos standing right, holding spear and shield. VF, green patina, very rare. Tricarico coll.Apr 13, 2017
Thyateira (AD 81-96) AE 16 - Domitia5 viewsDomitia (wife of Domitian, 81-96 AD). AE16 (3.085g, 5h). ΔOMITIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / ΘIATEIPHNΩN, Lyre. VF, scarce, ex Plankenhron coll. Tricarico coll.Apr 13, 2017
Sardeis (AD 81-96) AE 21 - Domitia7 viewsDomitia (wife of Domitian, 81-96 AD). AE21 (4.832g, 12h). ΔOMITIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / EΠI T ΦΛ MHTPOΔΩPOY TO B CARΔIANΩN, Boule standing right, confronting Nemesis standing left. Scarce, VF. ex Plankenhorn coll. Tricarico coll.Apr 13, 2017
Mostene (AD 69-79) AE 26 - Vespasian5 viewsVespasian, 69-79 AD. AE26 (4.31g). KAICAP OYECΠACIANOC, laureate head right / KAICAPEΩN MOCTHNΩΝ, Hero riding horse left, holding bipennis over shoulder. Above: star to left and crescent to right. VF, Green patina, Rare. ex Plankenhorn Coll. Tricarico coll.Apr 13, 2017
Kaunos (BC 166-100) Hemidrachm7 views166-100 BC. AR Hemidrachm (1.23g, 11mm). Head of Athena wearing Korinthian helmet / KTHTOΣ, City monogram, parazonion, omphalos encircled by snake. Dark patina, gVF.Apr 12, 2017
Stratonikeia (BC 166) Hemidrachm8 viewsafter 166 BC. AR Hemidrachm (1.55g). Demetri(os) magistrate. Laureate head of Zeus right / Eagle with spread wings to right. gVF.Apr 12, 2017
Kibyra (AD 81-96) AE 21 - Domitian11 viewsDomitian, 81-96 AD (Klau Bias priest). AE21 (4.96g, 6h). ΔOMITIANOC CEBACTOC KIBYPATΩN, laureate head of Domitian right / EПI APXIEPEΩC KΛAY BIANTOC, Athena standing left, holding Nike, spear and shield. VF, dark green patina. Scarce. Tricarico coll. Apr 08, 2017
Kibyra (AD 81-96) AE 22 - Domitian9 viewsDomitian, 81-96 AD (Klau Bias priest). AE22 (4.574g, 6h). ΔOMITIANOC KAI CEBAYOC, laureate head of Domitian right / EПI APXIEPEΩC KΛAY BIANTOC, - KI BY (across field), Dionysus standing, left, holding thyrsus and cantharus; panther at his feet. nVF, green patina with earthen incrustations. Scarce. Tricarico coll. Apr 08, 2017