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Ancient Coinage of Macedonia, Amphipolis



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CIVIC AND QUASI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
AMNG III/2, 26Amphipolis, Macedonia, AE21, ca. 187-31 BC. Diademed head of Poseidon right / AMFIPO-LITWN above and beneath club; HD and S monogram above, AN monogram below; all within wreath. AMNG III/2 26; SNG ANS 95 var. (monograms); SNG Cop 52 var. (ditto).TextImage
AMNG 51Macedonia, Amphipolis. Ca 187-168/7 BC. AE17mm. Wreathed head of Dionysos right / AMFIPO-LITWN, goat standing right. Touratsoglou, Macedonia 19; AMNG 51; cf. SNG ANS 142; BMC 40.TextImage
BMC 10Amphipolis, Macedonia, AR obol, ca. 357-353 BC. 9mm, 0.43g. Head of Apollo right, wearing taenia / AMFI clockwise from top left in the corners of a linear square, dolphin right downwards within, all in incuse square. BMC 10; SNG ANS 83-4.TextImage
BMC 29Amphipolis, Macedonia, AE19, ca 420-357 BC. 6.15 gr. Head of Zeus or Poseidon right, hair bound in a taenia / AMFIPO-LITWN, club (handle left), PAYE and DR monograms above, PAYE monogram below, thunderbolt upwards to left, all within oak-wreath. BMC 29.TextImage
Moushmov 5961Macedonia, Amphipolis AR Tetradrachm. 356/5 BC. Laureate head of Apollo inclined slightly to right / AMFIPOLITWN in linear square border surrounding race torch with grain ear to right. Lorber 44b. TextImage
Moushmov 5965Macedonia, Amphipolis AR Drachm. 370/69 BC. Laureate head of Apollo facing slightly to right / AMFIPOLITWN in linear square border surrounding race torch. Lorber 53a. TextImage
Moushmov 5969Macedonia, Amphipolis AE19. Diademed head of Apollo right / AMFI, flaming torch, within incuse square.TextImage
Moushmov 5970Macedonia, Amphipolis, AE22. 187-31 BC. Diademed head of Zeus or Poseidon right / AMFIPOLITWN, club of Hercules, monograms above and below, all within oak wreath. SNG Cop 53 var. TextImage
Moushmov 5971Macedonia, Amphipolis AE18. Laureate head of Zeus right / AMFIPO-LEITWN, eagle standing right on thunderbolt, head left. SNGCop 74. TextImage
Moushmov 5973Macedonia, Amphipolis, AE19. 187-31 BC. Head of Poseidon right / AMFIP, horse prancing right, Q below. SNGCop 64. TextImage
Moushmov 5976Amphipolis, Macedonia. ca 168-149 BC, AE16. Radiate head of young man right / AMFIPOLEITWN, dolphin and monogram within oak-wreath. SNG Cop 50ff.; Moushmov 5976.TextImage
Moushmov 5978Macedonia, Amphipolis AE17. c187-31 BC. Head of Artemis right, at her shoulder, bow and quiver / AMFIPOLITWN, bull bounding right. SNGCop 72. TextImage
Moushmov 5979Amphipolis AE20. 168 - 149 BC. Head of Artemis right, bow and quiver at her shoulder / Artemis riding bull right, AMFIPOLITWN beneath. TextImage
Moushmov 5982Amphipolis, Macedonia, AE20. Head of the hero Perseus, in winged helmet / AMFIPO LITWN, two lines in oak wreath. TextImage
Moushmov 5983Macedon, Amphipolis AE 27mm. ca 1st Century BC. Winged head of gorgoneion facing / AMFIPOLITWN, Athena standing left, holding Nike, spear & shield. SNG ANS 147, SNGCop 85.Text
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Moushmov 5986Amphipolis, Macedon, AE As. ca 150 BC. Head of Janus / Two centaurs, riding apart, heads turned, AM FI POLITWN below. SNG Cop 68. TextImage
Moushmov 5987Macedonia, Amphipolis AE18. 187-31BC, Diademed head of Poseidon right / Horse standing right. SNGCop 67. TextImage
Moushmov 5988 cfMacedonia, Amphipolis AR Tetrobol. Laureate head of Apollo right / AMFIPOLITWN, trident ornamented with dolphins. Cf Moushmov 5988. TextImage
Moushmov 5989Macedon, Amphipolis AE16mm. ca 187-31 BC. Helmeted head of Athena right / AMFIPO-LITWN, eagle standing right, head left. TextImage
Moushmov 5996Macedonia, Amphipolis AE16. Laureate bust of Zeus left / AMFIPO(LITW)N, eagle standing left, head right, on thunderbolt. BMC 61. TextImage
Moushmov 5997Macedon Amphipolis. 187-31 B.C. AE 21 mm. Laureate head of Zeus right / Prow of galley right. TextImage
Moushmov 5998Macedon, Amphipolis, AE20. 187-31 BC. Laureate head of Zeus right / Prow of galley right. SNGCop 71. TextImage
Moushmov 6008Amphipolis AE30. Bust of Artemis right, bow & quiver over shoulder / Artemis Tauropolos riding bull right. SNG Cop 81. TextImage
Moushmov 6010Macedonia, Amphipolis AE18. Imperial times. AMFIPOLIC, head of city goddess right / TAVPOPOLOC, Artemis Tauropolos standing facing, head left, holding long torch & shield. TextImage
Moushmov 6011Macedonia, Amphipolis AE15. Head of Demeter right / AMFIPOLITWN, grain ear. TextImage
Moushmov 6013Macedonia, Amphipolis AE19. Head of Dionysos right / AMFIPOLEITWN, goat standing right. SNG Cop 80. TextImage
Moushmov 6017Amphipolis AE20. 168-149 BC. Head of Poseidon right in tainia / Club within oak-wreath, monograms above and below. BMC 23. TextImage
Moushmov 6019Macedonia, Amphipolis AE 17. Roman Imperial Times. Bearded head of Herakles right, lion skin tied around neck / Athena Nikephoros standing left. SNG ANS 144. TextImage
Moushmov 6023Macedonia, Amphipolis AE15. ca 3rd Century BC. Head of Herakles right in lionskin / AMFIPO(LITWN), lion standing right. TextImage
Moushmov 6028Macedonia, Amphipolis, AE22. 1st-3rd Century AD. Winged gorgon's head facing / AMFIPOLWITWN, Athena Nikephoros standing left, holding Victory, spear and sheild to right. TextImage
RPC 1644Macedonia, Amphipolis AE18. Imperial times. Helmeted head of Athena right / AMFIPOLITWN, bull grazing right. TextImage
SNGANS 145MACEDON, Amphipolis. Imperial times. Circa 1st Century BC-1st Century AD. AE 15mm. Head of Athena left / AMFIPOLEITON, Eagle standing facing, head right. TextImage
SNG ANS 145 varAmphipolis, Macedonia, pseudo-autonomous issue. 2nd century AD. AE14mm, 2.70 g. Helmeted head of Athena right / AMFIPOLEITWN, eagle standing facing, head right. SNG ANS 145 var. (Athena head left).TextImage
SNGCop 59Macedon, Amphipolis. Circa 187-31 BC. AE 17mm. Diademed head of Apollo right / Ear of grain. BMC Macedonia pg. 49, 52. TextImage
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SNGCop 64cfAmphipolis, Macedonia, AE19. 6,58 g. Head of bearded Poseidon, wearing tiana / AMFIPOLEITWN, horse stepping right. No monograms. AMNG III, 2, 35, cf 39/40 (with monograms); cf SNG Cop. 64ff. Righetti sale, IV, 220.TextImage
SNGCop 81Macedonia, Amphipolis AE30. Bust of Artemis right, bow & quiver over shoulder / AMFIPOLITWN, Artemis Tauropolos riding bull right. Moushmov 5979. TextImage
SNGCop 86Amphipolis, Macedon, AE21. Winged gorgonian / AMFIPO LEI TWN Athena Nikephorus standing left. TextImage
Sear #1380Amphipolis, Macedonia, AR Drachm. ca 370 BC. Head of Apollo facing slightly right, hair disheveled, in laurel wreath, vigorous Classical style / AMFIPOLITWN on raised frame containing race torch. TextObvRev
Sear #1386Amphipolis AR Tetradrachm. Macedonian shield, at center of which bust of Artemis Tauropolos right, bow & quiver at her shoulder / MAKEDON PROTES above & below club within oak-wreath, thunderbolt to left.
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Sear #1387Amphipolis, Macedon, AR Tetrobol. 158-149 BC. Macedonian shield, club and MA KE at center / Macedonian helmet left, trident behind, three monograms around. TextObvRev
Sear #1390Macedon, Amphipolis. c380-357 BC. AE 11mm. Diademed male head right / A-M-F-I, race torch. BMC 11, SNG Cop 48.TextImage
Sear #1394Amphipolis, Macedonia, AE22. Head of Artemis right / AMFIPOLITWN, two goats standing on their hind legs, butting heads.
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Sear #1396Macedon, Amphipolis. Circa 187?-31 BC. AE 18mm. Diademed head of Poseidon right / AMFIPOLITWN around club within wreath; monograms above & below. SNGANS 95-103.
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Varbanov 3153Amphipolis, AE20, Pseudo-Autonomous issue, struck under Claudius. TI KLAUDIOS SEBAS, Emperor standing left, holding eagle-tipped sceptre and raising right hand / AMFIPOLITWN, Artemis Tauropolis with inflated veil, riding bull left. Varbanov 3153; BMC 88.TextImage
Varbanov 3154vAmphipolis, AE20, Pseudo-Autonomous issue, struck under Claudius. TI KLAVD AVTOKRA, Emperor standing left, holding eagle-tipped sceptre and raising right hand / (from below): AMFIPOLITWN, Artemis Tauropolis with inflated veil, riding bull right. Varbanov 3154 var (obv legend); BMC 88 var (obv. legend, Artemis riding left).TextImage

AUGUSTUS
RPC 1626Augustus AE22 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. KAISAR QEOU UOIS, radiate head right / AMFIPOLITWN, Artemis Tauropolis riding bull right, veil flowing above. SNG ANS 164, BMC 73, Moushmov 6035, SGI 29.TextImage
RPC 1626
Varbanov 3110
Augustus, AE20 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. No legend, bare head right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Artemis Tauropolos with inflated veil, riding on bull right. Varbanov 3110 (this coin); RPC 1626.TextImage
RPC 1626
Varbanov 3111
Augustus, AE21 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. KAICAP CEBACTOY, radiate head right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Artemis Tauropolos with inflated veil, riding on bull right. Varbanov 3111; RPC 1626.TextImage
RPC 1626
Varbanov 3112
Augustus, AE23 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. KAISAR QEOU UIOS, bare head right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Artemis Tauropolos with inflated veil, riding on bull right. Varbanov 3112; RPC 1626.TextImage
RPC 1628Augustus AE 26 mm of Amphipolis, Macedonia. AMFIPO-LEITWN, bust of Artemis right, bow & quiver at shoulder / KAICAP CEBACTOC, Augustus on dais left, crowned by Genius. SNGANS 157, SNG Cop 94, Moushmov 6038, SGI 30.TextImage
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RPC 1629
Varbanov 3113
Augustus, AE23 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. KAISAROS SEBASTOU, bare head right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Artemis Tauropolos with inflated veil, riding on bull right. Varbanov 3113; RPC 1629.TextImage
RPC 1635Divus Augustus AE23 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. 9.57g. QEOS KAISAR SEBASTOS, bare head of Augustus to right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Artemis Tauropolis riding on bull right. AMC 1090; RPC 1635; SNG Cop. 89.TextImage

JULIA
Moushmov 6043Julia AE24 of Amphipolis. IVLIA SEBA-STH, veiled head right / AMFIPOLITWN. Artemis on bull right, holding veil over head. TextImage
Varbanov 3128Augustus, AE25 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. 9.12gr. KAICAP CEBACTOC, Augustus striding left, holding spear and parazonium, foot on prow. AMFIPOLOC, Amphipolis enthroned left. RPC p. 305; Varbanov 3128; SNG ANS 155.TextImage

TIBERIUS
RPC 1631Tiberius AE22 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. TIBERIOU KAISAROS SEBASTOU, head right / AMFIPOLITWN, Artemis Tauropolis riding bull right, veil flowing above. Moushmov 6047. TextImage
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RPC 1632Tiberius AE20 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. TI KAISAR SEBASTOS, bare head right / AMFIPOLITWN, Artemis Tauropolis riding bull right, veil flowing above. BMC 80, SGI 259.. TextImage

CALIGULA
RPC 1637Caligula AE20 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. Emperor on horseback / Europa on bull. BMC 85. TextObvRev
RPC 1638Caligula AE16 of Amphipolis. AMFIPOLITWN, laureate head of Zeus right / G KAISAR GERMAINIKOS, emperor riding right, hand raised. AMNG 74.TextImage

CLAUDIUS
RPC 1639Claudius AE22 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. KLAUDIO SEBASTOS, Claudius standing left / AFIPOLITWN, Artemis Tauropolos riding bull left, holding veil above.TextImage
RPC 1640Claudius, AE23 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. T KLAUDIOS NERWNOS, statue of the emperor, standing left, holding aquila in left hand, right hand raised / AMFIPOLITWN, Artemis Tauropolos riding right on bull, veil inflated. Varbanov 3154 (this coin); RPC 1640.TextImage
RPC 1693Claudius AE 20mm of Amphipolis, Macedonia. TI KLAUDIOS SEBAST-O-S, Claudius standing left, right hand raised, holding eagle-tipped scepter in left / AMFIPO-LI-TWN, Artemis Tauropolos riding a bull right, holding a veil over her head. BMC 88, SNG Cop 98.TextImage

DOMITIAN
RPC 339Domitian, AE20 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. AUT KAISAR DOMITIANOS, laureate head right / AMFIPOLITWN, Artemis standing left, holding long torch and branch, shield at her feet. RPC 339; Varbanov 3163 (this coin); Sear GIC 801.TextImage
Moushmov 6063Domitian AE20 of Amphipolis. Artemis Tauropolos. AMNG 77. TextImage
Moushmov 6065Domitian AE22 of Amphipolis. AYT KAP DOMI..., laureate head right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Minerva standing, holding in right hand spear or long torch, and resting left hand on shield.TextImage

HADRIAN
Moushmov 6075Hadrian AE20 of Amphipolis. Artemis Tauropolos. BMC 100.TextImage

ANTONINUS PIUS
Moushmov 6076Antoninus Pius AE22 of Amphipolis. AMNG-81, SNG Cop-104. Rx: The city-goddess seated left holding patera.TextImage
Moushmov 6077Antoninus Pius, AE19 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. 135-161 AD. KAICAR ANTWNEINOC, laureate, draped bust right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Artemis Tauropolis standing left, holding long torch and resting hand on shield. Moushmov 6077; Varbanov 3197.TextImage

MARCUS AURELIUS
Moushmov 6082Marcus Aurelius, as Caesar, AE25 of Amphipolis. Laureate, cuirassed bust right / AMFIPOLEITWN, city Goddess standing left. BMC 108.TextImage
Moushmov 6085Amphipolis. Marcus Aurelius AE 18. OVEPOC KAICAP, draped bust right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Artemis Tauropolis standing facing, holding long torch & branch.TextImage
Moushmov 6087Marcus Aurelius, as Caesar, AE21 of Amphipolis. OVHPOC KAICAP, bare head right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Artemis standing left. BMC 104.TextImage
SNG Cop 105Marcus Aurelius AE25 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. AVT K M AVP ANTWNEINOC, laureate head right / AMFIPOLEITWN, the city-goddess seated left holding patera. BMC 111v.TextImage
Varbanov 3203Marcus Aurelius, AE of Amphipolis, Macedonia. AVT K M AVP ANTWNEINOC (or similar), laureate head right / AMFIPOLEITWN, city-goddess seated left, kalathos on head, holding patera, robe folds draped over her arm. Varbanov 3203-3208.TextImage
Varbanov 3214Marcus Aurelius, AE20 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. AD 161-180. 4.4 gr. AVHROC KAICAR, bare head right / AMFIPOLEITwN, Artemis, turreted, standing left, holding torch in right hand and branch in lowered left. Varbanov 3214; Moushmov 6085; Sear GIC 1542; BMC 105; AMNG 82.TextImage
Varbanov 3218Marcus Aurelius, AE 18mm of Amphipolis, Macedonia. OVPHOC KAICAP, bare-headed, draped bust right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Artemis standing left, holding long torch and branch, shield at her feet. Varbanov 3218.TextImage

FAUSTINA II
Moushmov 6090Faustina II AE20 of Amphipolis. Draped bust right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Artemis riding bull right. SGI 1720.TextImage

LUCIUS VERUS
Moushmov 6096Lucius Verus AE24 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. AVT KAI AV(PH OVHP), bare head right / AMFIPOLEITWN, City Goddess seated left holding patera. SNG Cop 108. TextImage
Varbanov 3231Lucius Verus, Amphipolis, Macedonia. 261269 AD. AYT KAI L AYPH OYHR, bare-headed, draped bust right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Tyche, turreted, seated left, holding patera. Moushmov 6096; SNG Cop 108; Varbanov 3231.TextImage
Varbanov 3233Lucius Verus, AE 26 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. KAI L AVRH OYHRO, laureate, draped bust right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Tyche seated left, wearing mural crown, holding patera. Varbanov 3233 (this coin), Sear GIC 1810 var.TextImage

COMMODUS
Moushmov 6099Commodus AE 20 of Macedonia, Amphipolis. (...) KOMODOC, draped bust right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Artemis Tauropolos riding right on bull. SNG ANS 185.TextImage
Moushmov 6100Commodus AE22 of Amphipolis. Laureate head right / Tyche seated left, holding patera (sometimes with fish below). BMC 119. TextImage
Moushmov 6101Commodus AE18 of Amphipolis Artemis Tauropolos standing left, holding long torch & branch. TextImage
Moushmov 6101Commodus AE20 of Amphipolis. Bare-headed & cuirassed bust right / Artemis Tauropolos stands, facing left, holding a branch & long torch. Lindgren 1007 corr.TextImage

SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
Moushmov 6014Septimius Severus AE23 of Amphipolis. Tyche seated left. BMC 122.TextImage
Moushmov 6016Septimius Severus. AE20 4 Assaria of Amphipolis, Macedonia. AVT K CEPT CEVHPOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right, seen from the back / AMFIPOLEITWN, Woman seated left, holding patera. Moushmov 6016; BMC 22.TextImage
Moushmov 6016vSeptimius Severus. 4 Assaria. 8.49g; 24mm. Amphipolis, Macedonia. AVT K CEPT CEVHPOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right, seen from the back / AMFIPOLEITWN, Woman seated left, holding patera over altar. Moushmov 6016 var (altar).TextImage

JULIA DOMNA
BMC 127Julia Domna AE24 of Macedon, Amphipolis. Draped bust right / Tyche seated left.TextImage
Moushmov 6107Julia Domna AE22 of Amphipolis. Tyche seated left, holding patera & cornucopia, star beneath throne.TextImage

CARACALLA
Moushmov 6110Caracalla AE 22 of Amphipolis. Laureate head right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Tyche seated left holding patera. Moushmov 6110; BMC 128.TextImage
Moushmov 6111Caracalla AE 23 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. Laureate head right / AMFIPO(LEITWN), Tyche seated left holding patera & cornucopiae. Lindgren II 1013.TextImage

GETA
Varbanov 3283Geta AE24 of Madedonia, Amphipolis. Laureate draped bust right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Tyche seated left, towered, holding patera. Varbanov 3283.TextImage

MACRINUS
Moushmov 6114Macrinus AE22 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. AVT M OPEL CEOV MAKPINOC, laureate cuirassed bust right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Tyche seated left, wearing kalathos and holding patera. SGI 2910.TextImage
Varbanov 3285Macrinus, AE 21mm of Amphipolis, Macedonia. AVT M OPE CEY MAKRINOC, laureate, cuirassed bust right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Tyche seated left, holding patera. Varbanov 3285; Sear GIC 2910.TextImage

ELAGABALUS
Moushmov 6117Elagabalus AE22 of Amphipolis. Tyche seated left. BMC 131.TextImage
Moushmov 6118Elagabalus AE22 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. AVT K AVP ANTWNINOC, laureate head right / AMFIPOLEITWN, Tyche seated left, holding patera. TextImage
JULIA MAESA
Moushmov 6119Julia Maesa, Amphipolis, Macedonia. AE23. IOU MAICA AUGOS, draped bust right / AMFIPO-LEITWN, Tyche seated left holding patera, fish below. BMC 132; Moushmov 6119.TextImage

SEVERUS ALEXANDER
Moushmov 6120Severus Alexander AE21 of Amphipolis, Macedonia. Laureate draped bust right / AMFIPOLEITWN, City Goddess seated left holding patera. SNGCop 117.TextImage
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Moushmov 6121Severus Alexander AE22 of Amphipolis. Tyche. BMC 135.TextImage

VALERIAN I
Moushmov 6129Valerian AE25 of Amphipolis. Tyche. BMC 137.TextImage

GALLIENUS
Moushmov 6134Gallienus AE26 of Amphipolis. Tyche. BMC 140.TextImage
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