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Achaemenid Kingdom
Achaemenid Kingdom

Achaemenid Kingdom. Artaxerxes I to Artaxerxes II. Ca. 450-375 B.C. AR siglos (15.69 mm, 4.84 g). Persian king or hero in kneeling-running stance right, holding spear and bow / Rectangular incuse punch. Carradice Type IIIb;...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Asia Minor early issues

Achaemenid Kingdom
Achaemenid Kingdom

PERSIA, Achaemenid Empire. temp. Darios I to Xerxes II. Circa 485-420 BC. AV Daric (13mm, 8.29 g). Lydo-Milesian standard. Sardes mint. Persian king or hero, wearing kidaris and kandys, quiver over shoulder, in kneeling-running stance right, holding spear and bow /...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek

Aegina
Aegina

AEGINA. 510-485 BC. AR Stater (11.67 gm). Smooth-shelled turtle / Incuse square of ï¾?skewï¾? pattern. SNG.Cop.501. Toned Fine.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Mysia

AEOLIS, Aigai
AEOLIS, Aigai

AEOLIS, Aigai Aigai is an ancient Greek site in Turkey, situated at a rather high altitude almost on top of the Mount Gün (Dagi), part of the mountain chain of Yunt (Daglari) in western Anatolia in...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Aeolis Aegae

Aeolis, Kyme
Aeolis, Kyme

Aeolis, Kyme AEOLIS, Kyme. 6th century BC. AR Hemiobol. Forepart of horse right / Floral pattern. SNG Copenhagen 34; SNG Kayhan 91; SNG von Aulock 7692; Klein 334. VF, darkly toned.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Aeolis Kyme

Aeolis, Kyme
Aeolis, Kyme

Aeolis, Kyme Bronze AE 16, BMC Aeolis p. 109, 57, VF, Kyme mint, head of Amazon Kyme right; reverse forepart of galloping horse right, vase behind, KY above, magistrate name LESBIOS below

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Aeolis Kyme

AEOLIS. Temnos
AEOLIS. Temnos

  AEOLIS. Temnos AEOLIS. Temnos. Ae (3rd century BC).Obv: Head of Dionysos left, wearing ivy wreath.Rev: T - A. Grape bunch on vine.SNG Copenhagen 246-8.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Aeolis Temnos

AIOLIS NEONTEICHOS
AIOLIS NEONTEICHOS

AIOLIS NEONTEICHOS.Helmeted head of Athenaowl on NE monogramSNG von Aulock 1669. SNG München 598.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Aeolis Neonteichos

Aiolis, Aigai
Aiolis, Aigai

  Aiolis, Aigai Aiolis, Aigai. 3rd century B.C. AE 18 (18.3 mm, 4.01 g, 10 h). Head of Apollo right / AIΓAEΩN, Goat standing right. SNG Cop 10; SNG von Aulock 1596. aVF. Scarce.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Aeolis Aegae

Aiolis, Temnos
Aiolis, Temnos

Aiolis, Temnos, 350-300 B.C. Obv: Head of Dionysos right, head wreathed with ivy.Rx: T - A to left and right of bunch of grapes on tendrilled vine.Cf. SG 4230

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Aeolis Temnos

Aitolian League
Aitolian League

Aitolian League Æ20. Circa 205-150 BC. Helmeted head of Athena right / Herakles to front holding club and lion’s skin. Tsangari, cf. 1446. 6.23,

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Arkadia

AKARNANIA
AKARNANIA

AKARNANIA, Federal Coinage. Circa 300-167 BC. Æ . Helmeted head of Athena left / Head of a man-headed bull (Achelous) left; t. SNG Copenhagen 423; BMC Thessaly pg. 170, 21.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Akarnania

AKARNANIA, Ambracia
AKARNANIA, Ambracia

AKARNANIA, Ambracia 360-338 BC. 20mm. Helmeted head of Athena left, name of magistrate above / Pegasus flying left, A below. SG 1962v., VF. Very pleasing late classical style. Ex-Sayles V113

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Akarnania Anaktorion

AKARNANIA, Anaktorion
AKARNANIA, Anaktorion

  AKARNANIA, Anaktorion. AKARNANIA, AnaktorionFounding:Kypselos & Gorgos, 7th century BC The Corinthians sent by Cypselus and Gorgus took possession of this shore and also advanced as far as the Ambracian Gulf; and both Ambracia and Anactorium were colonized...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Akarnania Anaktorion

Akragas
Akragas

SICILY, Akragas. Before 406 BC. Æ Tetras (20mm, 9.16 gm). Eagle right, clutching dead hare in its talons / Crab; three pellets and crayfish left below. Calciati I pg. 180, 54; SNG ANS 1034ff.. Near VF/VF,...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Sicily Akrai

Alexander the Great
Alexander the Great

Alexander III, 336-323 BC, Silver Tetradrachm, Price-113, struck 323-320BC at Amphipolis, 17.12 grams, 25.3 mm. Choice VFObv: Head of Herakles wearing lion skin headdressRev: Zeus enthroned with sceptre and eagle, parallel legs, Macedonian helmet in...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Macedonia Amphipolis

Alexandria, Egypt
Alexandria, Egypt

  Egypt, Alexandria PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphos. 285-246 BC. Æ Alexandreia mint. Struck circa 260 BC. Deified head of Alexander the Great right, wearing elephant skin headdress / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Egypt Ptolemy II

Alexandria, Egypt
Alexandria, Egypt

  Egypt, Alexandria Ptolemy VIII145-116BCAE24, 15.06GSNG COP-334Head of Alexander in elephant scalpEagle standing left on thunderboltex Don Doswell collection

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Egypt Ptolemy VIII

Alexandria, Egypt
Alexandria, Egypt

   Egypt, Alexandria Ptolemaic Kingdom, Ptolemy VI Philometor and Ptolemy VIII Euergetes II (Physcon), c. 170 - 164 B.C.Two eagles in the reverse may symbolize joint rule

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Egypt Ptolemy IV

APULIA, Arpi
APULIA, Arpi

Apulia, Arpi APULIA, Arpi. Circa 275-250 BC. Æ. Bull butting right / Horse galloping right. SNG ANS 641; HN Italy 645

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Apulia Arpi

Apulia, Ausculum
Apulia, Ausculum

Apulia, Ausculum from Ausculum, where a battle was fought between the Roman Republic and King Pyrrhus; where afterwards the victor had famously said to one who was congratulating him: "If we are victorious in one more battle...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Apulia Asculum

Apulia, Ausculum
Apulia, Ausculum

Apulia, Ausculum Apulia, Ausculum, Æ 18mm. 3rd Century BC. Head of young Herakles left, in lion's skin, club behind neck / Nike standing right, holding wreath & palm. SNG ANS 648

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Apulia Asculum

Apulia, Teate
Apulia, Teate

Apulia. Teate Apulia, Teate, Uncia, c. 225-220 BC; AE; Head of Athena r., wearing crested Corinthian helmet, Rv. TIATI, owl standing r. with closed wings; below one pellet. Dotted border. HNItaly 702d; SNG Copenhagen -; SNG...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Apulia Teate

APULIA, Teate
APULIA, Teate

APULIA, Teate. Circa 225-200 BC. Æ Quincunx (28mm, 19.80 g). Head of Athena right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet; five pellets above / Owl standing right on Ionic capital; four pellets in exergue. SNG ANS 742;...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Apulia Teate

Argos
Argos

ARGOLIS, Argos. Circa 90-50 BC. AR Triobol (2.16 g, 1h). Trypis, magistrate. Forepart of wolf at bay right / Large A; T-PY/ΠI-C in two lines around, piloi of the Dioskouroi below crossbar; all within incuse...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Argolis Argos

ARKADIA, Megalopolis
ARKADIA, Megalopolis

What a name for a city.The city was founded between 371 and 368 BC by the Theban general Epaminondas and the Arcadian League in an attempt to form a political counterweight to Sparta. It was...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Arkadia Megalopolis

Arpi
Arpi

APULIA, Arpi. Circa 325-275 BC. Æ Laureate head of Zeus left / Horse rearing left; star above, monogram below. HN Italy 644; SNG ANS -.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Apulia Arpi

ASPENDOS
ASPENDOS

ASPENDOS, modern BELKIS, ancient city of Pamphylia, now in southwestern Turkey. It is noted for its Roman ruins. A wide range of coinage from the 5th century BC onward attests to the city's wealth. Aspendus...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Pamphylia Aspendos

ATTICA, Athens
ATTICA, Athens

Attica, Athens ATTICA, Athens. Circa 25-19 BC. Æ (17mm, 7.96 g, 12h). Helmeted head of Athena right / Sphinx seated right, wearing modius; all within olive wreath. Kroll 153; SNG Copenhagen 303; Svoronos pl. 80, 18-21.  ...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Attica Athens

ATTICA, Athens
ATTICA, Athens

ATTICA, Athens ATTICA, Athens. Circa 335-322/17 BC. Æ Dichalkon (1.85 g, 1h). Helmeted head of Athena right / Double-bodied owl standing, bodies confronted, head facing; crescent and olive-sprig above. Kroll 43; SNG Copenhagen 72-3.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Attica Athens

ATTICA, Athens
ATTICA, Athens

ATTICA, Athens. Circa 322/17-307 BC. Æ (15mm, 2.26 g, 6h). Helmeted head of Athena right / Two owls standing confronted, heads facing; AΘ between; all within wreath. Kroll 46; HGC 4, 1726.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Attica Athens

ATTICA, Athens
ATTICA, Athens

ATTICA, Athens ATTICA, Athens. Circa 322/17-307 BC. Æ . Helmeted head of Athena right / Two owls confronted, heads facing; Eleusis ring between; all within olive wreath. Kroll 44; SNG Copenhagen 92.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Attica Athens

Attica, Athens
Attica, Athens

  Attica, Athens Athens, ca. 449-413 BC. Silver tetradrachm.Denomination : Silver tetradrachm. Size : 23.7 x 24.3 mm Weight : 17.20 grams. Reference : Sear-2526.Grade : gVF and better centered than usual with a significant part of the crest...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Attica Athens

ATTICA, Athens
ATTICA, Athens

ATTICA, Athens. Circa 454-404 BC. AR Obol (8.5mm, 0.63 g, 4h). Helmeted head of Athena right / Owl standing right, head facing; olive spray to left; all within incuse square. Kroll 13; HGC 4, 1665. VF,...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Attica Athens

Attica, Athens
Attica, Athens

ATTICA, Athens. Circa 454-404 BC. AR Tetradrachm (23.5mm, 17.17 g, 11h). Helmeted head of Athena right, with frontal eye / Owl standing right, head facing, closed tail feathers; olive sprig and crescent to left; all within...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Attica Athens

ATTICA, Athens.
ATTICA, Athens.

ATTICA, Athens. Circa 168/5-50 BC. AR New Style Tetradrachm (30mm, 16.74 gm). Struck circa 136/5 BC. Helmeted head of Athena right / A-QE, owl standing right on amphora; magistrates MI-KI and QEO-FRA; Nike in quadriga right in right...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Attica Athens

Batria
Batria

  Batria, Oriental Greek Apollodotos I Soter. Apollo standing facing, head left, holding arrow and bow / Tripod; monogram to right. Bopearachchi 6K; SNG ANS -

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Baktria Apollodotos I ( Kings )

BOSPOROS,  Leukon II.
BOSPOROS, Leukon II.

KINGS of BOSPOROS. Leukon II. Circa 240-220 BC. Æ. Helmeted head of Athena right / Thunderbolt. MacDonald 100; Anokhin 135; SNG BM Black Sea -; SNG Stancomb -.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek

BRUTTIUM, Lokroi Epizephyrioi
BRUTTIUM, Lokroi Epizephyrioi

    BRUTTIUM, Lokroi Epizephyrioi. Circa 275 BC. AE Helmeted head of Athena left; / Pegasos flying left; monogram below.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek

BRUTTIUM, Petelia
BRUTTIUM, Petelia

  BRUTTIUM, Petelia BRUTTIUM, Petelia. Circa 214-212 BC. Æ 20mm Veiled head of Demeter right / [PETHLINWN], Zeus standing left, head reverted, holding thunderbolt and sceptre; star to left, F to right. Caltabiano, Petelia 3; SNG ANS 602...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Bruttium Petelia

BRUTTIUM, Rhegion
BRUTTIUM, Rhegion

  BRUTTIUM, Rhegion BRUTTIUM, Rhegion. Circa 415/0-387 BC. Æ 11mm . Lion's head facing /laureate head of Apollo right. Cf. SNG ANS 702; HN Italy 2524

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Bruttium Rhegion

BRUTTIUM, The Brettii
BRUTTIUM, The Brettii

BRUTTIUM, The Brettii. Circa 211-208 BC. Æ Unit – Drachm, Laureate head of Zeus right; thunderbolt behind / Warrior advancing right, holding spear and large shield; owl to lower right. Scheu, Bronze 44; HN Italy...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Bruttium Brettii

BRUTTIUM, The Brettii
BRUTTIUM, The Brettii

BRUTTIUM, The Brettii. Circa 214-211 BC. Æ Unit – Drachm. Fourth Coinage. Laureate head of Zeus right; grain ear to left / Eagle standing left, with wings open; cornucopia to left, crescent above. Scheu, Bronze...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek

Calabria, Taras
Calabria, Taras

Calabria, Taras. Peroid V time of Alexander, The Molossian. 334-330 B.C. AR stater (22 mm, 7.84 g, 6 h). Nude warrior on horseback right, holding shield and two spears; ΔAI below / Taras astride dolphin...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Calabria Taras

CALABRIA. Tarentum
CALABRIA. Tarentum

  CALABRIA. Tarentum. Circa 280-272 BC AR drachm (15mm, 3.17g). .Helmeted head of Athena left; helmet decorated with Skylla hurling a stone / Owl standing right on thunderbolt, wings spread. Vlasto 1077ff.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Calabria Taras

CAMPANIA, Teanum Sidicinum
CAMPANIA, Teanum Sidicinum

CAMPANIA, Teanum Sidicinum. Helmeted head of Athena left / Cock standing right; star above. HN Italy 435;    

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek

CARIA, Kaunos
CARIA, Kaunos

  Caria, Kaunos CARIA, Kaunos. Circa 350-300 BC. Forepart of a bull right / Sphinx seated right. SNG Keckman 70.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Caria Kaunos

Caria, Kos
Caria, Kos

Caria, Kos CARIA. Kos. Ae (Circa 250-210 BC). Anaxip-, magistrate. Obv: Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin. Rev: ΚΩΙ / ΑΝΑΞΙΠ. Crab. SNG von Aulock 2755 var. (magistrate); HGC 6, 1338.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Caria Kos

Caria, Mylasa
Caria, Mylasa

Caria, Mylasa CARIA, Mylasa(?). Circa 420-390 BC. AR Tetartemorion (5mm, 0.18 g, 9h). Forepart of lion left, head right / Bird standing right; pellet to upper left and lower right; all within incuse square. SNG Keckman...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Caria Mylasa

Caria, Mylasa
Caria, Mylasa

  Caria, Mylasa Caria, Mylasa. 450-400 B.C. AR obol (7.5 mm, 0.49 g, 6 h). Facing forepart of lion / Scorpion, tail to right; within incuse square. SNG Kayhan 934-938; SNG von Aulock 7803. Fine.

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Caria Mylasa

Caria, Rhodos
Caria, Rhodos

  Caria, Rhodos Rhodos, Caria: AE 10mm / Rhodos3rd-2nd century BC. Radiate head of Rhodos right, wearing stephane / Rose within incuse square. SNG Cop. 861v. Fine.Ex-Sayles

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Rhodes

Caria, Rhodos
Caria, Rhodos

ISLANDS off CARIA. Rhodos, Rhodes. Circa 125-88 BC. AR Hemidrachm (14mm, 1.25 gm). Magistrate Melantas. Radiate head of Helios facing slightly right / P-O, rose; MELANTAS above, grape bunch to right; all within incuse square. Jenkins, Rhodian, Group D,...

Coins Ancient coins (650 B.C. to 1453 A.C) Greek Rhodes

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